Mark Fallon

Mark Fallon

Mark Fallon (@glynco) is a national security expert, counterterrorism specialist, and author of the book Unjustifiable Means: The Inside Story of How the CIA, Pentagon and US Government Conspired to Torture. His government service spans more than three decades with positions including Deputy Assistant Director for Counterterrorism for the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS); NCIS Chief of Counterintelligence Operations for the Europe, Africa and Middle East Division; and Homeland Security Senior Executive. Following the 9/11 attacks, Mark was appointed Deputy Commander of an investigative task force established to bring terrorists to justice before Military Commissions.

Mark is Chair of the International Association of Chiefs of Police IMPACT Section, a member of a Global Steering Committee developing universal standards for non-coercive interviewing, and is on the Advisory Council of the Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law (CERL) at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He is a contributor and co-editor of Interrogation and Torture: Integrating Efficacy with Law and Morality, to be published in January 2020 by Oxford University Press.