Welcome to the official website of author Connie Dial. Her work reflects not only the 27 years she spent in the Los Angeles Police Department, but her life before the LAPD as a journalist and editor. Her novels provide a rare look into one of the nation’s most controversial police departments. Since her retirement from police department, she has produced a variety of work including young adult novels, short stories and several works for the theater.

This site will give you an opportunity to see her work and get to know the author. Her life is a fascinating story in itself. She helped break the glass ceiling for women in police work going from patrol officer, to undercover and narcotics detective and finally was the commanding officer at the LAPD’s high profile Hollywood Division.