Search for the Truth: 4 Phases of Interrogation

Obtaining the truth during interrogations is crucial to solving cases and charging suspects, but the process is dynamic and ever-changing. To succeed in the interrogation process, interrogators must learn their craft, understand the process of obtaining the truth, and prepare for success. What should I consider before beginning the interrogation? Interrogators must make several determinations … Read more

CONTROLTEK Awards CFI Scholarship

IAI’s sponsor, CONTROLTEK, has recently awarded a CFI Online Prep Scholarship to one of their retail partners.  Congratulations from IAI to the recipient of this scholarship! Since 1976 CONTROLTEK has been delivering unique products and solutions to the cash-transfer and asset protection industries to address specific business challenges.  The company has grown steadily based on … Read more

Rocateq Rocks Without the Roll

Top 10 Reasons to Choose Rocateq’s Cart Containment System The Problem Shopping carts are frequently used by shoplifters to steal massive amounts of merchandise in a single store visit. They fill up the cart with high-valued merchandise, then simply walk right out the front doors. According to one statistic, the average loss retailers incur for … Read more

The Threat of ORC and How Building Police Relationships Can Help

This October, The Zellman Group sponsored and attended the Annual International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Conference and Exposition and attended the Major Cities Chiefs Police Association in San Diego, California. The IACP Annual Conference and Exposition is the largest gathering of police officers in the United States. Currently the IACP has over 20,000 … Read more

Take 2: Lessons Learned in the Interview Room

By:  Dave Thompson, CFI We’re human and we all make mistakes.  It’s inevitable.  At some point in your investigative career you’ll find yourself making a mistake during the interview process.  Many times the person you are interviewing will be unaware of the mistake, but it’s always a good idea to keep a mental record of … Read more

Pre-Employment Interviewing Strategies for Beginners

By:  WZ Contributor The Pre-employment Integrity Interview plays a critical role in selecting the best candidate. Personality and skills aside, the individual must have an honest background. This particular interview provides an insight that none of the other screening tools do. Shortcomings of Other Screening Techniques The criminal history record check determines whether the applicant … Read more

IAI Welcomes our Newest Sponsor, Rocateq

The International Association of Interviewers (IAI) is proud to introduce our newest sponsor, Rocateq.  Rocateq provides retailers with cart containment solutions. Abandoned shopping carts can be a costly loss to organizations. Rocateq has perfected a customer and environmentally friendly solution. Additionally, Rocateq’s cart containment systems help keep neighborhoods clear of rogue shopping carts. “We are … Read more