Dr. Alexander started his 46th year with the Hagerstown Maryland Police Department in July of 2020. He has been assigned to patrol, a supervisor in records and communications, a member of the special response team, planning and research, internal affairs, and the research and grants administrator over his career. He is a Police Captain and was previously in charge of Operations which included Uniform Patrol, Criminal Investigation, and Special Operations. Currently, he is the Captain in charge of Support Services which oversees the Criminal Investigative Unit, Training, and the civilian employees of the police department. His outside interests include Tae Kwon Do, where he holds a 1st degree black belt, stick fighting, tai chi, and road cycling; especially the Tour de France. Dr. Alexander is a Terp 4 Life!
Areas of Interest
- Homicide clearances, racial disparity within the criminal justice system, and evidence-based policing practices.
Degree TypePhDDegree DetailsUniversity of Maryland College Park, Criminology and Criminal Justice
Degree TypeMSDegree DetailsShippensburg University, Criminal Justice
Degree TypeMADegree DetailsHood College, Psychology
Degree TypeBSDegree DetailsUniversity of Baltimore, Criminal Justice