Marshall Project Originals
Confess, or “They’ll Fucking Give You the Needle.”
An idle threat, but the teenage suspect confessed.
Nothing But The Truth
A radical new interrogation technique is transforming the art of detective work: Shut up and let the suspect do the talking.
Experts say that people admit to crimes they didn’t commit. Why did only one juror in the Etan Patz murder case believe them?