Lie detector tests for sex offenders: Police catch criminal reoffending after using polygraph machine – Daily Telegraph

Posted July 28th, 2016 in lie detectors, news, police, recidivists, sexual offences by tracey

‘A convicted sex offender had admitted reoffending after police asked him to take a lie detector test when concerns were raised about his behaviour.’

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Daily Telegraph, 27th July 2016

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63 sex offenders back in jail after lie detector tests – Daily Telegraph

‘Paedophiles and rapists are caught out breaking the terms of their release from prison after undergoing new polygraph tests, Ministry of Justice figures show.’
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Daily Telegraph, 22nd August 2015

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Lie detector tests introduced to monitor released sex offenders – The Guardian

‘Lie detector tests monitoring the behaviour of released sex offenders across England and Wales have begun this week, amid calls for the technology to be used more widely in police investigations.’

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The Guardian, 8th August 2014

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Compulsory lie detector tests for serious sex offenders – Ministry of Justice

Posted May 28th, 2014 in lie detectors, news, sexual offences by sally

‘The UK’s first school for training highly-skilled probation officers to become lie detector examiners is underway.’

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Ministry of Justice, 27th May 2014

Source: www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ministry-of-justice

Lie tests to be given to sex offenders – Daily Telegraph

Posted November 21st, 2013 in bail, lie detectors, news, police, probation, sexual offences by sally

“Sex offenders will be offered lie detector tests to help police assess the risk they pose to the public when released.”

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Daily Telegraph, 20th November 2013

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Lie detector tests set to be introduced to monitor sex offenders – The Guardian

Posted July 2nd, 2013 in lie detectors, news, probation, sexual offences by sally

“MPs are expected to clear the way for the introduction of compulsory lie detector tests to monitor convicted sex offenders across England and Wales from next January.”

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The Guardian, 1st July 2013

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Why giving polygraph tests to sex offenders is a terrible idea – The Guardian

Posted August 10th, 2012 in lie detectors, news, sexual offences by tracey

“Polygraphs are notoriously unreliable and easy to fool, and sooner or later sex offenders will discover the truth about them.”

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The Guardian, 10th August 2012

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Lie detector expert sentenced for speeding fib – The Guardian

Posted December 3rd, 2009 in lie detectors, news, perverting the course of justice, sentencing by sally

“Polygraph expert whose skills helped Jeremy Kyle and Jerry Springer found guilty of perverting the course of justice.”

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The Guardian, 2nd December 2009

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Lie tests tried on sex offenders – BBC News

Posted April 6th, 2009 in lie detectors, news, sexual offences by sally

“Sex offenders will be made to take lie detector tests as part of probation conditions when they are freed from prison, the Ministry of Justice says.”

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BBC News, 5th April 2009

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Sex offenders to face lie tests – BBC News

Posted September 22nd, 2008 in lie detectors, news, sexual offences by sally

“Sex offenders in some parts of England and Wales could be made to take compulsory lie detector tests to see if they are still a danger to the public.”

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BBC News, 19th September 2008

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Consultation: Rules for mandatory polygraph tests for sex offenders – Ministry of Justice

Posted September 19th, 2008 in lie detectors, press releases, sexual offences by sally

“The National Offender Management Service is proposing to operate a three-year pilot of mandatory polygraph tests to determine if the polygraph can help in the management of sex offenders.”

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Ministry of Justice, 19th September 2008

Source: www.justice.gov.uk