ABE Child Interviews
Vaughan Training & Consultancy LTD are specialists in conducting forensic interviews with child witness in compliance with ABE guidance. Our specialist team are fully trained and qualified in the field of child abuse investigations and have all worked in the child protection arena conducting hundreds of child interviews which have been used in Crown and Civil proceedings.
Interviews conducted with children must be carefully planned and executed by suitably trained investigative interviewers. The interviewer must possess the ability to analyse accurately the information gained from all areas of an investigation in order to conduct a legally acceptable interview.
We use the latest digital recording equipment sanctioned by the Ministry of Justice and court room compliant provided by Business Systems UK.
Our team are able to conduct assessments and forensic interviews at a time and place appropriate to the child.
All our forensic interviews comply with the Skills for Justice, UK requirements for specialist interviews:
- CJ103.1 – Plan and prepare specialist interviews with victims and witnesses
- CJ103.2 – Conduct specialist interviews with victims and witnesses
- CJ103.3 - Evaluate specialist interviews with victims and witnesses and carry out post interview processes
We accept instruction from Police Forces, Armed Services, Crown Prosecution Service, Defense Council and Local Authorities.
All our Associates hold a Basic DBS Certificate.
Contact us for further details on how we can assist in your care proceedings or police investigations.