Welcome to the webpage of writer & author J.P. Akin

About The Author

The founding member of the Georgia Swamp Ape Research Center (1998), J.P. Akin has intermittently investigated and studied the Bigfoot phenomenon in his native Georgia. In addition, Akin has investigated other paranormal activities, including UFOs/UAOs, cryptid hominids, hauntings, and other unexplainable events.

Akin graduated with a Master of Public Administration degree (Criminal Justice Administration) in one of the inaugural classes of the Command College of Georgia.  He has thousands of hours of practical investigatory experience in the field of Law Enforcement. He has a specialization in street gang and organized crime activities. Additionally, Akin holds a Master of Education degree focused on specialized learning disabilities.

He is currently writing two (2) new books on paranormal phenomenon, which will be released in 2021.