The Woods Cop Mysteries is a series of mystery novels by American novelist Joseph Heywood. The series is based on the life of the conservation officers of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. The author has spent one month per year for many years on patrol with the officers in any and all kinds of weather in order […]


Joseph Heywood is an American author of mystery novels. He is best known for writing the Woods Cop Mysteries series. Heywood graduated from Michigan State with a B.A. in Journalism and then spent five years in the U.S. Air Force. In addition to being an author, he is also a cartoonist, painter, poet, photographer, fisherman […]