The history of police interrogation techniques are explored with Lost Girls author Robert Kolker. From the psychology behind false and implanted memories to Obama’s High-Value Detainee Interrogation Group, Kolker dissects the methods used by police to get confessions. Kolker also discusses DNA evidence and how he got into writing about interrogations in this Lip News interview hosted by Joya Mia Italiano.
Robert Kolker is the New York Times bestselling author of Lost Girls, named one of the New York Times’ 100 Notable Books and one of Publisher’s Weekly’s Top Ten Books of 2013. Kolker is also a contributing editor at New York Magazine.