The case of paedophile, David Nicholson, highlights perfectly how a lie detector test for sex offenders, used as an investigative tool, keeps our children safe.
Lie detector tests for terrorist offenders may become compulsory in sweeping changes proposed by the UK Government.
As news surfaces that Ian Simms, the man who killed Helen McCourt, is to be released on parole after more than 30 years in prison, we wonder whether he will be subject to compulsory lie detector tests.
Greater Manchester Police Force was one of the first to pilot the polygraph for monitoring certain types of sex offenders. Now the Manchester lie detector tests are to be made a permanent addition to their investigative tools.
Our Hampshire Polygraph Examiner believes lie detector test monitoring should be extended to convicted animal abusers in the same way as it is for paedophiles and domestic abusers.
Following the arrest and subsequent charges leveled against Alex Salmond we would like to invite him to take a lie detector test in Edinburgh.