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Recent Publications

  • 2018

    Charman, S. D., Carol, R., & Schwartz, S.L. (in press). The effect of biased lineup instructions on witness identification confidence. Applied Cognitive Psychology. doi: 10.1002/acp.3401

    Altman, C., Schreiber Compo, N., McQuiston, D., Hagsand, A., & Cervera, J. (2018). Witnesses’ memory for events and faces under elevated levels of intoxication. Memory. https://doi.org/10.1080/09658211.2018.1445758

    Vredeveldt, A., & Charman, S. D., Den Blanken, A., & Hooydonk, M. (2018). Effects of cannabis on eyewitness memory: A field study. Applied Cognitive Psychology. doi: 10.1002/acp.3414

  • 2017

    Charman, S. D., Reyes, A., Villalba, D., & Evans, J. (2017). The (un)reliability of alibi corroborators: Failure to recognize faces of briefly-encountered strangers puts innocent suspects at risk. Behavioral Sciences and the Law, 35, 18-36. doi: 10.1002/bsl.2264

    Charman, S. D., Kavetski, M., & Hirn Mueller, D. (2017). Cognitive bias in the legal system: Police officers evaluate ambiguous evidence in a belief-consistent manner. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition, 6, 193-202. doi:10.1016/j.jarmac.2017.02.001

    Evans, J.R., Pimentel, P.S., Pena, M.M. & Michael, S.W. (2017). The ability to detect false statements as a function of the type of statement and the language proficiency of the statement provider. Psychology, Public Policy, & Law, 23, 290-300. doi: 10.1037/law0000127

    Evans, J.R., Schreiber Compo, N., Carol, R.N., Schwartz, B.L., Holness, H., Rose, S., & Furton, K.G. (2017). Alcohol intoxication and metamemory: Little evidence that moderate intoxication impairs metacognitive monitoring processes. Applied Cognitive Psychology. doi: 10.1002/acp.3373

    Rivard, J. & Schreiber Compo, N. (2017). Self-reported current practices in child forensic interviewing: Training, tools, and pre-interview preparation. Behavioral Sciences and the Law, 35, 253-268. doi: 10.1002/bsl.2290

    Pena, M. M., Klemfuss, J. Z., Loftus, E. F., & Mindthoff, A. (2017, October 23). The Effects of Exposure to Differing Amounts of Misinformation and Source Credibility Perception on Source Monitoring and Memory Accuracy. Psychology of Consciousness: Theory, Research, and Practice. Advance online publication. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/cns0000137

  • 2016

    Charman, S. D., Carbone, J., Kekesie, S., & Villalba, D. (2016). Evidence evaluation and evidence integration in legal decision-making: Order of evidence presentation as a moderator of context effects. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 30, 214-225. doi: 10.1002/acp.3181

    Leins, D., & Charman, S. D. (2016). Schema reliance and innocent alibi generation. Legal and Criminological Psychology, 21, 111-126. doi: 10.1111/lcrp.12035

    Charman, S. D., & Quiroz, V. (2016). Blind sequential lineup administration reduces both false identifications and confidence in those identifications. Law and Human Behavior, 40, 477-487. doi: 10.1037/lhb0000197

    Schreiber, N., *Carol, R.N., *Evans, J.E., *Pimentel, P., Nichols-Lopez, K., Holness, H., Rose, S., & Furton, K. (2017). Witness memory and alcohol. The effects of state-dependent recall. Law and Human Behavior, 41, 202-215. doi: 10.1037/lhb0000224.

  • 2015

    Klemfuss, J.Z. (2014). Differential contributions of language skills to children’s episodic recall. Journal of Cognition and Development. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/15248372.2014.952415

    Klemfuss, J.Z., Quas, J.A., & Lyon, T.D. (2014). Attorneys’ questions and children’s productivity in child sexual abuse criminal trials. Applied Cognitive Psychology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/acp.3048

    Evans, J.R., Houston, K.A., Meissner, C.A., Ross, A.B., LaBianca, J.R., Woestehoff, S.A., & Kleinman, S.M. (2014). An empirical evaluation of intelligence-gathering interrogation techniques from the United States Army Field Manual. Applied Cognitive Psychology. Advance Online Publication. doi: 10.1002/acp.3065

    Evans, J.R., & Michael, S.W. (2014). Detecting deception in non-native English speakers. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 28, 226-237. doi: 10.1002/acp.2990

    Houston, K. A., Meissner, C. A. & Evans, J.R. (2014). Psychological processes that distinguish true and false confessions. In R. Bull’s (Ed.), Investigative Interviewing (pp. 19-34). New York: Springer.

    Kelly, C.E., Redlich, A.D., Evans, J.R., & Meissner, C.A. (2014). Meta-analysis of the interview and interrogation literature. In Gerben Bruinsma & David Weisburd (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice. New York, NY: Springer.

    Fisher, R. P., Schreiber Compo, N., Rivard, J., & Hirn, D. (2014). Interviewing Witnesses. In T. Perfect & S. Lindsay (Eds.), The SAGE Handbook of Applied Memory. SAGE Press. Los Angeles: SAGE (pp. 559-578).

    Hope, L., Gabbert, F., Fisher, R. P., & Jamieson, K. (2014). Protecting and enhancing eyewitness memory: The impact of an initial recall attempt on performance in an investigative interview. Applied Cognitive Psychology. DOI: 10.11002/acpp.2984

    Malloy, Quas, Lyon, Ahorn (2014). Disclosing adult wrongdoing: Maltreated and non-maltreated children's expectations and preferences. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 124, 78-96.

    Vallano, J.P. & Schreiber Compo, N. (in press). Rapport-building with cooperative witnesses and criminal suspects: A theoretical and empirical review. Psychology, Public Policy, and the Law.

    Hirn Mueller, D., Schreiber Compo, N., Molina, J., Byron, A., & Pimentel, P. (in press). Productive and counter-productive interviewing techniques: Do law enforcement investigators know the difference? Psychology, Public Policy, and the Law.

    Vallano, J.P., Evans, J.R., Kieckhaefer, J.M., & Schreiber Compo, N. (2015). Rapport-building during witness and suspect interviews: A survey of law enforcement. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 29, 369-380. doi: 10.1002/acp.3115

    Rivard, J., Pena, M. & Schreiber Compo (2016). ‘Blind’ interviewing: Is ignorance bliss? Memory.

    Hirn Mueller, D., Schreiber Compo, N., Molina, J., Bryon, A. & Pimentel, P. (2015). Best practice and problematic investigative interviewing techniques: Do police interviewers know the difference? Psychology, Public Policy, and the Law, 21, 295–308.

  • 2014

    Klemfuss, J.Z. (2014). Differential contributions of language skills to children’s episodic recall. Journal of Cognition and Development. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/15248372.2014.952415

    Klemfuss, J.Z., Quas, J.A., & Lyon, T.D. (2014). Attorneys’ questions and children’s productivity in child sexual abuse criminal trials. Applied Cognitive Psychology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/acp.3048

    Evans, J.R., Houston, K.A., Meissner, C.A., Ross, A.B., LaBianca, J.R., Woestehoff, S.A., & Kleinman, S.M. (2014). An empirical evaluation of intelligence-gathering interrogation techniques from the United States Army Field Manual. Applied Cognitive Psychology. Advance Online Publication. doi: 10.1002/acp.3065

    Evans, J.R., & Michael, S.W. (2014). Detecting deception in non-native English speakers. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 28, 226-237. doi: 10.1002/acp.2990

    Houston, K. A., Meissner, C. A. & Evans, J.R. (2014). Psychological processes that distinguish true and false confessions. In R. Bull’s (Ed.), Investigative Interviewing (pp. 19-34). New York: Springer.

    Kelly, C.E., Redlich, A.D., Evans, J.R., & Meissner, C.A. (2014). Meta-analysis of the interview and interrogation literature. In Gerben Bruinsma & David Weisburd (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice. New York, NY: Springer.

    Fisher, R. P., Schreiber Compo, N., Rivard, J., & Hirn, D. (2014). Interviewing Witnesses. In T. Perfect & S. Lindsay (Eds.), The SAGE Handbook of Applied Memory. SAGE Press. Los Angeles: SAGE (pp. 559-578).

    Hope, L., Gabbert, F., Fisher, R. P., & Jamieson, K. (2014). Protecting and enhancing eyewitness memory: The impact of an initial recall attempt on performance in an investigative interview. Applied Cognitive Psychology. DOI: 10.11002/acpp.2984

    Malloy, Quas, Lyon, Ahorn (2014). Disclosing adult wrongdoing: Maltreated and non-maltreated children's expectations and preferences. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 124, 78-96.

    Vallano, J.P. & Schreiber Compo, N. (in press). Rapport-building with cooperative witnesses and criminal suspects: A theoretical and empirical review. Psychology, Public Policy, and the Law.

  • 2013

    Klemfuss, J.Z., Milojevich, H.M., Yim, I.S., Rush, E., & Quas, J.A. (2013). Stress at encoding, context at retrieval, and children’s narrative content. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 116(3), 693-706. doi: 10.1016/j.jecp.2013.07.009

    Kieckhaefer, J., Schreiber Compo, N. & Vallano, J.P. (2013). Examining the positive effects of rapport building: When and why does rapport building benefit adult eyewitness memory? Memory, DOI: 10.1080/09658211.2013.864313

    Fisher, R. P., Vrij, A., & Leins, D. A. (2013) Does testimonial inconsistency indicate memory inaccuracy and deception? Beliefs, Empirical Research, and. In B.S.Cooper, D. Griesel, & M Ternes (Eds.) Applied issues in investigative interviewing, eyewitness memory, and credibility assessment. New York: Springer (pp. 173-189).

    Charman, S. D. (2013). The forensic confirmation bias: A problem of evidence integration, not just evidence evaluation. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition, 2, 56-58.

    Malloy, Brubacher, & Lamb (2013). "Because she's the one who listens": Children discuss disclosure recipients in forensic interviews. Child Maltreatment, 18, 245-251.

    Kieckhaefer, J., Schreiber Compo, N. & Vallano, J.P. (2013). Examining the positive effects of rapport building: When and why does rapport building benefit adult eyewitness memory? Memory.DOI: 10.1080/09658211.2013.864313

    Maloy, Shulman, & Cauffman (2013). Interrogations, confessions, and guilty please among serious adolescent offenders. Law and Human Behavior.

    Leins, D., & Charman, S. D. (in press; published online Dec 2013). Innocent alibi generation and schema use. Legal and Criminological Psychology. doi: 10.1111/lcrp.12035

    Molinaro, P., Arndorfer, A., & Charman, S. D. (2013). Appearance-change instruction effects on eyewitness lineup identification accuracy are not moderated by amount of appearance change. Law and Human Behavior, 37, 432-440. doi: 10.1037/lhb0000049

  • 2012

    Klemfuss, J.Z. & Ceci, S.J. (2012). Legal and psychological perspectives on children’s competence to testify in court. Developmental Review, 32, 268-286. doi: 10.1016/j.dr.2012.06.005

    Schreiber Compo, N., Evans, J.R., Carol, R., Villalba, D., Ham, L., Garcia, T., & Rose, S. (2012). Intoxicated witnesses: Better than their reputation? Law and Human Behavior, 36 (2), 77-86.

    Schreiber Compo, N., Hyman Gregory, A. R., & Fisher, R.P. (2012). Interviewing Behaviors in Police Investigators: A field study of a current U.S. sample. Psychology, Crime and Law, 18(3-4), 359-375.