To join the Los Angeles Chapter you must also join Sisters in Crime National, and renew at the end of each calendar year.

SinC National:

SINC NATIONAL JOIN SPECIAL FOR NEW MEMBERS ONLY IN CONJUNCTION WITH NATIONAL NOVEL WRITING MONTH! As part of their sponsorship with National Novel Writing Month, the National organization is offering a special discount for NEW MEMBERS who join during “NaNoWriMo”. Join Now and National Benefits are covered through December 2021 at a 20% discount. Please see full details here.



Los Angeles Chapter:

  • Membership: paid annually and runs to the end of the calendar year.
  • Dues: $30 per year using the following guidelines:
  1. January 1 to June 30 = $30.00 (membership expires December 31 of that year)
  2. July 1 to October 31 = $15.00 (membership expires December 31 of that year)
  3. November 1 to December 31 = $30.00 (membership expires December 31 of the following year–2 months free membership)
  • To join or renew online: fill out the SinC/LA membership form online and pay by PayPal, click here. (If you incur problems linking to PayPal from the form, we suggest reopening the link above using a different Internet browser like Chrome, Safari, or Firefox.)
  • To join or renew by snail-mail: fill out the LA Membership Form and mail a printed copy along with your check to the address on the form.