Forensic psychologist for Parole Board runs into credibility problems, and it’s not the first time

Frank ColistroThe Oregonian, July 25, 2014

A forensic psychologist who has analyzed some of Oregon’s most dangerous criminal minds — from murderers to rapists — has run into potential credibility issues.

Last week, KOIN-6 reported that Frank Colistro admitted he made up stories about being shot twice while trying to talk armed men out of homes as part of hostage negotiation teams. Colistro had made the claims in an earlier interview with KOIN.

Colistro also told the station that he has a “big ego” and “I embellish my life.”  …Continue reading at

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