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What goes on in a polygraph "test?" What kinds of questions are asked in a polygraph examination? What is a "lifestyle" polygraph? How does the lie detector "work"? Just how accurate is the polygraph? Can truthful people fail? Can liars beat the polygraph? How can you protect yourself against a false positive outcome?
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CBP Polygraph Handbook (Of Interest to All Who Face Polygraph Screening)
The U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Internal Affairs Credibility Assessment Division Policy and Reference Manual With Appendices from DACA and Federal Standards, dated 1 July 2010 will be...

Started Sep 15th, 2013 at 6:03am by George W. Maschke
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LAPD Polygraph Questions Disclosed
AntiPolygraph.org has received information that the relevant questions asked on the Los Angeles Police Department's pre-employment polygraph examination are very similar to these:
1) Have you sto...

Started Oct 12th, 2005 at 3:56am by George W. Maschke
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Polygraph Countermeasure Challenge
Some time ago (11/27/01) as part of a post largely dealing with DoDPI-sanctioned criteria for determining the presence of respiratory-channel response(s), I reiterated a challenge to the polygraph com...

Started Jan 28th, 2002 at 4:46pm by Drew Richardson
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Any one knows why the polygraper ask me to respond him with my mouth open???
Any one knows why the polygraper ask me to respond him with my mouth open???
Thank you...

Started Sep 6th, 2013 at 10:37pm by cranky
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Control or relevant? Quick question
Hey guys,
I took the poly the other day for a law enforcement position and it came back unreadable?  I was invited back to take it again this month.  There were only two control questions - Proba...

Started Sep 12th, 2006 at 11:52pm by Sparow
4 3022 Last Post Sep 15th, 2006 at 6:50am
By: cesium_133
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if I can't get caught why not Lie
If I did a little weed in highschool but nothing more, and I know during the background check they have no way of finding out. I should be able to answer no the the drug question with out having to wo...

Started Jun 24th, 2004 at 11:24pm by RHINO
4 2731 Last Post Jun 25th, 2004 at 6:26pm
By: Marty
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In plain english how are countermeasures....
...employed, and when? Do I bite my tongue only on the Control questions or what? I have done endless research on this subject. I have learned a little, but most if not all of it is not clear exactly ...

Started Sep 20th, 2007 at 8:07pm by policeHopeful
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Polygraph administrator had me lie.
Hi.  I'm new to this, and looking for more info, after failing a poly graph.
Prior to the test, I disagreed to one of the 4 main topic questions.  While I said I had broken a written rule, the ex...

Started Dec 12th, 2015 at 11:45am by Fisherman67
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sample questions
can anyone tell me what kind of questions they will ask and in what form? especially with drug use.

Started Jul 14th, 2003 at 1:27am by swampthing
2 2402 Last Post Jul 14th, 2003 at 8:50am
By: George W. Maschke
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Testing in pain or high medicated for the pain? help
I take a nerve medicine for pain in my hip because it needs replaced and narcotics for the bone pain. Will that affect my test? Or if i stopped taking the nerve med my pain level will be real high. Ch...

Started Sep 10th, 2012 at 11:05pm by pillbill (Guest)
4 3991 Last Post Sep 11th, 2012 at 3:02am
By: pillbill
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"Ask a Polygraph Operator!"
Do you have polygraph questions?  I have answers!
As a qualified polygraph examiner --i.e., a Backster School of Lie Detection graduate, full member of the American Polygraph Association, and cer...

Started Nov 24th, 2014 at 1:56am by Dan Mangan
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By: Evan S
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"Better than a polygraph" they say
I found this interesting, it's on reading body language, and claims to be better than a Poly:  DUHHHH!   

Started May 4th, 2002 at 2:55am by Don't madder (Guest)
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"changed bloodpressure cuff
Hi. I recently had my Polygraph. On the first two series of questions I had the bloodpressure cuff on My right Upperarm. on the last series of questions the examiner moved the cuff to my right forearm...

Started May 23rd, 2009 at 3:28pm by mikeyc
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By: Indiana73
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"Countermeasure Detection System"
I just thought everyone would get a kick out of this. It's a supposed counter-measure detection system that claims to be able to detect MENTAL (and physical) counter-measures. HAHA. What BS. Everyone ...

Started Jun 26th, 2006 at 2:39am by migaveli
3 2100 Last Post Jun 26th, 2006 at 9:11am
By: George W. Maschke
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"eyes only" letter
After taking 2 polygraphs and a follow up interview I was told I was in the "gray" area concerning a question on crime that I was totally truthful about. My employer now says they have received an "ey...

Started Feb 1st, 2008 at 10:59pm by Hershey05
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By: Indiana73
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"flexing question"
hey guys, i had a question about the spincter muscle flex.  I know i hold it for around 7-9 seconds, but should it be a steady flex or should i gradually increase the tension and then gradually releas...

Started Nov 1st, 2001 at 12:54am by gottapass (Guest)
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"Have you ever sold illegal drugs?"
I am a young man considering application to several local police departments.  For my whole life I have been very interested in law enforcement and police work, however during high school I made some ...

Started Oct 20th, 2005 at 9:29pm by PPrisoner
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"Have you ever told a lie before?"
Bogus Bob:  "Yeah, all the time.  I'm the biggest damn liar you've ever met!"
Polygrapher:  "Do you intend to take this test seriously Bob?"
Bob:  "Of course, but remember, I'm a big liar."<...

Started Jan 13th, 2008 at 5:32am by T.M. Cullen
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By: EJohnson
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"How to Pass Your Polygraph" by A.J. Phillips
Has anyone heard of this guy or read his book? Any thoughts?
He claims the CM's listed on "many" websites are bogus and will be detected by any experinced polyigrapher. His book will tell you hav...

Started Sep 20th, 2010 at 2:04am by dhouse
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By: George W. Maschke
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"how to sting the polygraph"
has any one read "how to sting the polygragh"? is it worth the 50 buks?
or is it enough to read the book published on this site?

Started Jun 3rd, 2003 at 2:09pm by wombat
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