Registration for the Writers' Police Academy 2015.

BANQUET ONLY TICKETS Now Available! (click below)

About The WPA

The Writers’ Police Academy offers the most hands-on, interactive and educational experience writers can find to enhance their understanding of all aspects of law enforcement and forensics.

This is a one of a kind event, featuring real police, fire, and EMS training at an actual police academy. Top instructors and experts!

- Ride a-longs with police officers and deputy sheriffs.

- Jail Tours.

- Interview and Interrogation.

- Fingerprinting.

- Bloodstain pattern investigations.

- Building Searches/Door Breaching.

- Indoor firing ranges.

- Arson Investigation

- Police Gungighting

- Special guest speakers.

and much more!

*Space for the 2016 Writers’ Police Academy is limited.  So please register early. These slots will go quickly. Milo and Driving Simulator training will be limited to the first 50 people who sign up.

Special rate for Sisters in Crime members attending for the 1st time. Join SinC now to receive your discount!

New details to be announced. Registration opens February 14, 2016.

(ride a-longs and jail tours by lottery drawing)


Airport: Outagamie County Regional Airport

Airport Code – ATW

Shuttles are provided between the airport and event hotel.