CERL Advisory Council member Mark Fallon joined the Misty Winston Show to discuss the efforts he and Dr. Maria Hartwig lead at Project Aletheia to improve the practice of interrogation by accelerating the implementation of science-based techniques. According to Fallon:
We now know things we didn’t know before about how to obtain [accurate, reliable] information from someone who is in custody. That data, that information, is being very effectively used within some federal law enforcement agencies.
Mark Fallon spent over three decades as a national security professional, principally as a special agent with NCIS. He has conducted interrogations in the United States and internationally and chaired the three-agency Research Committee of the High Value Detainee Interrogation Group. Fallon was a member of the 15-person international steering committee of experts overseeing the development of the Méndez Principles on Effective Interviewing for Investigations and Information Gathering. He is also the director of ClubFed, LLC. Read his bio here.