6800 S Torrey Pines Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89118
Walk in My Boots: A comprehensive study of law enforcement for writers.
Do you write mystery, romantic suspense, or have police professionals in your novels? If the answer is yes, join Holly S. Roberts for an exciting adventure in law enforcement to learn about the rigorous training required to wear a badge and the ins and outs of how police professionals handle intricate cases.
What about police *gear: **gun, **Taser, ballistic vest, and handcuffs? Have you ever geared up, practiced your draw, and felt the actual weight a police officer carries each day on shift? You’ll find out with Holly’s hands-on approach to teaching you what it’s like to walk in the boots of a patrol officer and detective.
In 2009, Holly was the lead detective in a serial murder case and worked with the FBI to bring down a man whose final victim was a 16-year-old boy from her jurisdiction. She offers a case study of his crimes and an inside glimpse into the mind of a serial killer.
*Comfortable clothes recommended.
**Simulated training weapons only
The cost is $20 for LVRWA members and $25 for non-members. Lunch will be provided, along with coffee/tea/soda and other snacks throughout the day. Sign up now and we’ll see you there!
USA TODAY Best-Selling Author, Holly S. Roberts, has penned more than 30 romance books. She writes paranormal romance as D’Elen McClain and writes police procedure and an award winning police blog as her alter ego Suzie Ivy. She’s repped for film, television, audio and international book rights by Lane Heymont with the Tobias Agency.
During her younger years, Holly owned a popular independent bookstore in Phoenix, AZ. She eventually sold the store and decided to live her dream by attending the police academy at the age of 45. She spent 10 years in law enforcement and retired as a specialist in sex crimes with the occasional homicide thrown in. After Hollywood snagged up her life rights, she decided to retire and fulfill her second dream as a writer. She now lives high in the Arizona Mountains with her husband and two spoiled dogs. For more information about Holly and her books visit www.wickedstorytelling.com or www.badluckdetecive.com