The APA is now seeking competitive candidates for the position of APA Editor-in-Chief to assume responsibilities in 2015.


2013 Yankee Scholarship winner

 William J. Yankee Scholarship


Every year the APA awards the William J. Yankee Memorial Scholarship to an outstanding candidate planning to...

2013 Yankee Scholarship Winner

APA Membership at New High

Polygraph Association Membership Reaches New High

Membership of Non-Americans Growing the Fastest

APA Membership of Non-Americans Growing Fastest

Letter from Our President

The American Polygraph Association (APA) was founded in 1966 with the goal of establishing the “best practices” in truth verification and ensuring that the highest standards in the search for truth were being administered. Today we have become...

APA Board of Directors 2013-2014

Dedicated to Truth

Established in 1966, the American Polygraph Association (APA) consists of over 2500 members dedicated to providing a valid and reliable means to verify the truth and establish the highest standards of moral, ethical, and professional conduct in the polygraph field. The American Polygraph Association continues to be the leading polygraph professional association, establishing standards of ethical practices, techniques, instrumentation, research, and advanced training and continuing educational programs.