Polygraph and Credibility Assessment (PCA) Procedures
|Publication Date:||12 August 2010|
PURPOSE. This Instruction:
a. Incorporates and cancels DoD 5210.48-R (Reference (a)), the
Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence (USD(I)) Memorandum
(Reference (b)), and the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense
b. Establishes and implements policy, assigns responsibilities, and provides procedures governing the use of polygraph and other approved credibility assessment tools in accordance with the guidance in DoD Directive (DoDD) 5210.48 (Reference (d)) and the authority in DoDD 5143.01 (Reference (e)).
APPLICABILITY. This Instruction applies to OSD, the Military Departments, the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities within the Department of Defense (hereafter referred to collectively as the "DoD Components").