Publications

Refereed Publications

Leach, A.-M., Snellings, R. L., & Gazaille, M. (2017). Observers’ language proficiencies and the detection of non-native speakers’ deception. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 31(2), 247-257. doi:10.1002/acp.3322. Download pdf here<https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1002/acp.3322> (link to https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1002/acp.3322)<https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1002/acp.3322>

 

Lawrence, H., Akehurst, L., Leach, A.-M., Cherryman, J., Vrij, A., Arathoon, M., & Vernham, Z. (2017). “Look this way”: Using gaze maintenance to facilitate the detection of children’s false reports. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 31, 69-80. doi: 10.1002/acp.3303. Download pdf here

 

Elliott, E., & Leach, A.-M. (2016). You must be lying because I don’t understand you: Language proficiency and lie detection. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 22, 488-499. doi: 10.1037/xap0000102. Download pdf here

 

Leach, A.-M., Ammar, N., England, D. N., Remigio, L. M., Kleinberg, B., & Verschuere, B. (2016). Less is more?: Detecting lies in veiled witnesses. Law and Human Behavior, 40, 401-410. doi: /10.1037/lhb0000189. Download pdf here

 

Beaudry, J. L., Lindsay, R. C. L., Leach, A.-M., Mansour, J. K., Bertrand, M. I., & Kalmet, N. (2015).  The effect of evidence type, identification accuracy, line-up presentation, and line-up administration on observers’ perceptions of eyewitnesses. Legal and Criminological Psychology, 20, 343-364. doi: 10.1111/lcrp.12030. Download pdf here

 

Clow, K. A., & Leach, A.-M. (2015). Stigma and wrongful conviction: All exonerees are not perceived equal. Psychology, Crime, & Law, 21, 172-185. doi: 10.1080/1068316X.2014.951645. Download pdf here

 

Clow, K. A., & Leach, A.-M. (2015). After innocence: Perception of individuals who have been wrongly convicted. Legal & Criminological Psychology, 20, 147-164. doi: 10.1111/lcrp.12018. Download pdf here

 

Martin, K., & Leach, A.-M. (2013). Psychopathy and deception detection. Personality and Mental Health, 7, 154-159. doi: 10.1002/pmh.1215. Download pdf here

 

Da Silva, C. S., & Leach, A.-M. (2013). Detecting deception in second-language speakers. Legal and Criminological Psychology, 18, 115-127. doi: 10.1111/j.2044-8333.2011.02030.x. Download pdf here

 

Leach, A.-M., & Da Silva, C. S. (2013). Language proficiency and police officers’ lie detection performance. Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology, 28, 48-53. doi: 10.1007/s11896-012-9109-3. Download pdf here

 

Smith, A. M., Leach, A.-M., & Cutler, B. L. (2013). Facilitating accuracy in showup identification procedures: The effects of the presence of stolen property. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 27, 216-221. doi: 10.1002/acp.2898. Download pdf here

 

Leach, A.-M., Cutler, B. L., & Van Wallendael, L. (2009). Lineups and eyewitness identification. Annual Review of Law and Social Science, 5, 157-178. doi: 10.1146/annurev.lawsocsci.093008.131529. Download pdf here

 

Leach, A.-M., Lindsay, R. C. L., Koehler, R., Beaudry, J. L., Bala, N. C., Lee, K., & Talwar, V. (2009). The reliability of lie detection performance. Law and Human Behavior, 33, 96-109. doi: 10.1007/s10979-008-9137-9. Download pdf here

 

Lindsay, R. C. L., Mansour, J. K., Beaudry, J. L., Leach, A.-M., & Bertrand, M. I. (2009). Sequential lineup presentation: Patterns and policy. Legal & Criminological Psychology, 14, 13-24. doi: 10.1348/135532508X382708. Download pdf here

 

Lindsay, R. C. L., Mansour, J. K., Beaudry, J. L., Leach, A.-M., & Bertrand, M. I. (2009). Beyond sequential presentation: Misconceptions and misrepresentations of sequential lineups. Legal & Criminological Psychology, 14, 31-34. doi: 10.1348/135532508X382104. Download pdf here

 

Kassin, S. M., Leo, R. A., Meissner, C. A., Richman, K. D., Colwell, L. H., Leach, A.-M., & LaFon, D. (2007). Police interviewing and interrogation: A self-report survey of police practices and beliefs, Law and Human Behavior, 31, 381- 400. doi: 10.1007/s10979-006-9073-5. Download pdf here

 

Leach, A.-M., Talwar, V., Lee, K., Bala, N. C., & Lindsay, R. C. L. (2004). Intuitive lie detection of children’s deception by law enforcement officials and university students. Law and Human Behavior, 28, 661-685. doi: 10.1007/s10979-004-0793-0. Download pdf here

 

Book Chapters

Leach, A.-M. (2011). Detecting deception. In B. Cutler (Ed.), Conviction of the innocent: Lessons from psychological research, Washington, DC: APA Press.

 

Clow, K. A., Leach, A.-M., & Ricciardelli, R. (2011). Consequences of wrongful conviction. In B. Cutler (Ed.), Conviction of the innocent: Lessons from psychological research, Washington, DC: APA Press.

 

Conference Presentations

Woolridge, L., Leach, A.-M., & Elliott, E. (2018, March). Detecting deception in non-native speech: Understanding the effects of hesitation phenomena. Paper accepted to the Annual Psychology-Law Society’s Annual Conference, Memphis, TN.

 

Woolridge, L., Leach, A.-M, & Elliott, E. (2017, June). Unpacking language proficiency to predict observers’ deception detection judgment bias. Poster presented at the 78th Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychology Association, Toronto, ON.

 

Elliott, E., & Leach, A.-M. (2017, March). Do actions speak louder than words? An evaluation of deception cues according to proficiency and paradigm. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychology-Law Society conference in Seattle, United States.

 

Woolridge, L. R., & Leach, A.-M. (2017, March). Dissonance and deception: Can misattributions of arousal facilitate the ability to detect deceit? Poster presented at the American Psychology-Law Society Annual Conference, Seattle, WA. Download pdf here

 

Elliott, E., & Leach, A.-M. (2016, March). What do language barriers reveal about cues to deception? Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychology-Law Society conference in Atlanta, United States.

 

Elliott, E., & Leach, A.-M. (2015, June). The impact of language proficiency as cognitive load on lie detection and confidence. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Applied Research in Memory and Cognition in Victoria, Canada.

 

Elliott, E., Leach, A.-M., & Billinger, E. (2015, March). Effects of language, paradigm, and cues on lie detection decisions. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychology-Law Society conference in San Diego, United States.

 

Elliott, E., & Leach, A.-M. (2014, June). Lying in a non-native language: Effects on emotionality and cognitive load. Paper presented at the Annual meeting of the European Association of Psychology and Law in St. Petersburg, Russian.