Global War on Terrorism: Polygraph--An Intelligence Tool

Castleberry, Joe Don
July 2003
Military Intelligence Professional Bulletin;Jul-Sep2003, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p53
Considers the use of polygraph as a tool in the intelligence community in relation to the global war on terrorism. Inconsistency between the use of polygraphs by the U.S. government and state and federal courts; Discussion on the reliability of using polygraph techniques for personnel screening and as a tool in criminal and intelligence investigations; Information on a counterintelligence scope polygraph screening examinations conducted by the Army. INSET: ASAS User's Conference 2003.


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