Welcome to the
Sisters in Crime
Desert Sleuths Chapter!

An Organization for Writers, Readers, and Fans of Crime Fiction and Mystery 

Our Chapter is a proud member of Sisters in Crime, an international organization that promotes the ongoing advancement, recognition and professional development of women crime writers to achieve equality in the industry, raising professionalism, serving as the voice for excellence and achieving diversity in crime writing.

The Sisters in Crime Desert Sleuths Chapter is located in the Phoenix Metropolitan area and serves members throughout the State of Arizona and beyond! Our members include bestselling, award-winning authors as well as emerging writers, fans of mysteries and crime stories, and other genres. We are an inclusive organization – whatever your gender, level of experience, or genre, you are welcome to join us.

Monthly Meetings

Every month we meet to hone our skills, learn how to get published, promote our work, and network with other crime fiction writers. Our guest speakers include professionals in the writing and law enforcement industries, including: publishers, editors, and other authors.

6:30p-7:00 pm Business Meeting
7:00-8:00 pm Speaker

Next chapter meeting: 

Holiday Party, December 9, 6p-8p

Wear your holiday bling! 

This meeting will be held via Zoom. Meeting details will be emailed to all members and posted on the Desert Sleuths Members Only Facebook Group.


Be sure to join our  members only Facebook Group. https://www.facebook.com/groups/DesertSleuths
(Nonmembers please use link to request a one-time guest pass.)