Detecting Deception Seminar

Sep 26, 2022 - Sep 26, 2022

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Pelham Police Department

Location: Pelham Police Department
14 Village Green
Pelham, NH 03076
September 26, 2022

Detail Information

Detecting deception is one of the most important skills an officer can develop. It is a skill used every single day. Unfortunately, most police officers are not highly skilled in detecting deception.

In this class, you will learn the art of detecting deception by interpreting body language, statement analysis, and utilizing emotional intelligence. Become a human lie detector.

Topics covered include:

  • Building rapport
  • Statement analysis – Written and oral statements
  • Science and the Art of Body Language
  • Embodied cognition
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Personality strengths and weaknesses
  • Behavioral fingerprints

Who Should Attend?




Patrol Officers

Dr. McCutcheon served as a police officer for 21 years before becoming an Associate Professor at Fitchburg State University in Massachusetts. Dr. McCutcheon has served as a detective, sergeant, and detective sergeant. Dr. McCutcheon is the New England Division of the International Association for Identification’s (NEDIAI) Vice-president and was previously New Hampshire Board Member for several years. Dr. McCutcheon’s doctoral research explored the relationship between emotional intelligence and stress experienced by police officers. He is the owner of Forensic Education.

Questions can be directed to Forensic Education at 603-234-3769 or email

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Cost: $149 pp.

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