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Netflix Defames Reid

Jun 19, 2019

In the Netflix 4 part series "When They See Us," the creators attempt to re-create the story of the Central Park Jogger case, in which 5 juveniles were alleged to have...

Canadian Reporters Still Can't Get it Right

Mar 22, 2019

In two recent articles Canadian reporters continue to misrepresent/misunderstand the Reid Technique. Here are the two letter we wrote to the reporters attempting to clarify the issues:

Dear Ms. Jerome,


Reid and Associates featured in the series Criminal Confessions on the OXYGEN channel

Dec 12, 2018

On Saturday, December 8, 2018 John E. Reid and Associates was featured in the series, Criminal Confessions, on the Oxygen channel. The case is described on the Oxygen blog page...

References to John E. Reid and Associates in Making a Murder Part 2

Nov 05, 2018

In the Netflix series, Making a Murder Part 2, the interrogation of Brendan Dassey is discussed by Attorney Steve Drizen and Attorney Lauara Nirider during the first 15 minutes of Episode...

Exclusive Offer for Reid Graduates

Jul 18, 2018

50% Off Refresher
Need a refresher? As a previous Reid Graduate you will receive 50% off when you register for any open enrollment, THE REID TECHNIQUE OF INVESTIGATIVE INTERVIEWING AND...

References to the Reid Technique in the world of literature

Jul 09, 2018

In a murder mystery novel by Scott Pratt, entitled "Good Faith" (2018) the author makes the following reference to the Reid Technique:

Page 148:

"He thought briefly about how...

One of our senior instructors, Attorney Philip Mullenix, has just published an excellent article in the Marine Corps Gazette entitled, "On Leadership: Core leadership traits."

Jun 27, 2018

Here are the opening paragraphs of the article:
It's a fact that each of you possess skills in your underlying MOS and as a leader in the Marine Corps. Because...

Clarifying/Correcting Court Statements about the Reid Technique

Jun 20, 2018

State v. Pico (2018) In their opinion the court stated the following:
During at least part of the interview, Detective Rich used what is known as the "Reid technique." This...

Reid and the Innocence Project

Mar 29, 2018

Over the years John E. Reid and Associates has assisted the Innocence Project (New York) on several cases as expert witnesses on proper interview and interrogation techniques, as well as the exoneration...

How defense attorneys describe the Reid Technique in the courtroom - and where they go wrong

Dec 28, 2017

In Radilla-Esquivel v. Davis (December 2017) US District Court, W.D. Texas the defense attorney made a number of erroneous assertions about the Reid Technique. His statements (taken from the US District Court...