Registration for the 2015 Writers' Police Academy to open February 14th!

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2015 Guest of Honor

Karin Slaughter


The Writers’ Police Academy is extremely pleased to announce author Karin Slaughter as our 2015 guest of honor.

Karin is the New York Times and #1 internationally bestselling author of fourteen thrillers, including Cop Town, Unseen, Criminal, Fallen, Broken, Undone, Fractured, Beyond Reach, Triptych, Faithless, and the e-original short stories “Snatched” and “Busted.” She is a native of Georgia. Her next stand-alone novel, Pretty Girls, is due out in July 2015.

Our New Home For 2015!

 Fox Valley Technical College Public Safety Training Center (PSTC) in Appleton, Wi.

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The new academy is one of the premier public safety training centers in the nation, which allows the WPA to provide even more hands-on workshops and training never before offered to writers.

This. Is. BIG!

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The 2015 Writers’ Police Academy is shaping up to be the largest, best, and most exciting event we’ve ever produced. You won’t want to miss this one!

Registration opens February 14, 2015


* We again anticipate an overwhelming response once registration is open. Space, even though there’s more of it this year, is limited. Therefore, all slots are first-come/first served. You will not want to miss this one of a kind, exciting weekend.

*Sisters in Crime is once again offering a special deal for members. Details TBA.

Don’t forget to sign up for updates using the link at the bottom right of this page.

Thank you for your support.

*Writers’ Police Academy reserves the right to refuse any registration.


Golden Donut Short Story Contest

2015 Golden Donut 200 Word Short Story Contest details TBA

Exciting announcement coming soon!!

Karin Slaughter Named 2015 Guest of Honor