Advancing the Méndez Principles on Effective Interviewing

November 23, 2023 at 9:00 am


Join us for this free online conference, hosted by the Canterbury Centre for Policing Research (CCPR), exploring how painful lessons in suspect interviewing have led to just practice in the UK and beyond. Open to all alumni.

This conference will consider how ethical and effective interviewing practices have developed in
a broad range of countries from the different legal, practice/practical and research standpoints.
Learn from fellow police practitioners and academics from around the world who will discuss the latest research and effective practices on the single global standard of the Méndez Principles on Effective Interviewing.

Guest speakers:

  • Juan E. Méndez, Professor of Human Rights Law in Residence at the American University – Washington College of Law
  • Gísli Guðjónsson CBE, Emeritus Professor at the Institute of Psychiatry of King’s College London Professor in the Psychology Department at Reykjavik University
  • Frances Surmon-Bohr, Research Associate at the University of Liverpool and a Consultant psychologist at Protagoras Forensic Services Ltd
  • Dave Walsh, Professor in Criminal Investigation at the Leicester De Montfort Law School

Find out more and book your place now!