The Albuquerque NM Croak & Dagger chapter of Sisters in Crime welcomes mystery fans who enjoy felonious fun, absolutely criminal companionship and sensational speakers. Unless otherwise noted, programs are free and open to the public.
North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center
7521 Carmel Avenue NE
Classroom 7 on the second floor, accessible by stairs or elevator
Meetings begin at 7pm
4th Tuesday each month:
No December Meeting
Tuesday, August 28 - Captain Andrea "Andi" Taylor, BCSO
Captain Andi Taylor is a Commander with the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Department in Albuquerque, NM. She has been with the department for 16 years. Captain Taylor attended the FBI National Academy and is a graduate of Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command. She also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Criminology, a Master’s degree in Forensic Psychology where her thesis was based on decreasing PTSD in first responders. She is currently working on an additional Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.
Captain Taylor spent her early career on patrol and then was promoted to detective in the Undercover Narcotics Unit. There, she spent 5 years working undercover to disrupt some of the largest Cartel cells in New Mexico and the Southwest states.
She was promoted to Sergeant in 2008, and was a patrol and Gang Unit supervisor. She was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant in 2011, where she worked patrol, Emergency Response Commander and the Special Investigations Unit Lieutenant in the Criminal Investigations Division. She is currently a Captain and has been a Commander over the Criminal Investigations Division and the South Valley Area Command. Captain Taylor travels New Mexico teaching a course on how to decrease PTSD in first responders.
Tuesday, September 25 - Dee Williams from NM AARP
Dee will speak on the psychology of con artists and Identity Thieves.