21 years of Law Enforcement experience in your corner. Terry Crawford has built a career in law enforcement with a focus on public safety. Terry is honored to serve , protect ,and assist those who have placed their faith and trust in him in seeking to find the truth.
Terry has established a foundation in law enforcement by serving as a peace officer for the Uvalde County Sheriff's Office and the Uvalde Police Department. He gained experience by working within the structure of these agencies meeting the challenges of the role of patrolman and resident deputy. As he matured into a professional investigator he took on the responsibility to investigate and solve thousands of cases , including numerous homicides, armed robberies,burglaries,thefts,cyber crimes, crimes against families, drug rings,drug crimes, and sex crimes. In the course of these investigations with the help of the polygraph he has obtained well over 600 confessions from suspects in felony crimes.
In 2001, he was elected as Sheriff of Uvalde County and served two consecutive terms, as the executive officer of the agency and the chief law enforcement officer in Uvalde County.
As a private polygraph examiner, he continues to provide service to assist area law enforcement agencies in solving crime. He has been able to provide a consistent and reliable polygraph service to local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies. As Sheriff, he was the preferred polygraph examiner for the Texas Ranger Service in his area. He continues to contract with the State Parole office throughout the state of Texas.
Since retiring from the role of Sheriff, he has performed hundreds of polygraphs on registered Sex Offenders in an effort to continue to insure the safety of the community.
It is with great pride and responsibility that he offers his vast experince and expertise in the field of investigations and truth finding to you, as a seasoned polygraph examiner.
According to various studies held by the American Polygraph Association, researchers have determined that the validity and reliability rate of polygarph testing is between 80% and 98 %. Polygraph tests are used by law enforcement agencies, by private individuals, by District Attorneys and Defense Attorneys to find the truth. Most District Attorneys will drop charges on an individual if that person accused of a crime passes a polygraph.