Alex began his journalism career in California.
Alex has received many awards from United Press International and The Associated Press. He also received a Lincoln University Award for his political reporting.
A native of Michigan, Alex moved to California at the age of seven.
He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from California State University and pursued graduate studies at San Jose State University.
Alex enjoys sailing, hiking, writing, movies and jazz.
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Profiling by police is becoming a focus for Maryland lawmakers on Capitol Hill. They’re pushing legislation to end the practice.
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COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WJZ) — The further we move into fall, the greater the danger posed by deer. Nationally, there are thousands of deer-car collisions. Alex DeMetrick reports what’s not so well known are the [...]
They go largely unseen, but 24 hours a day, there are eyes on the bay. They’re looking for boats in trouble and boats breaking the law.
A drug bust nets a huge haul. Baltimore police say they’ve seized $3 million in heroin and cash–all from one suspect.
Normally, bald eagles are spotted flying high above. But not the eagle an Anne Arundel County man saw.
It’s an investment of time and effort, but the payoff of a cleaner bay is still far from certain.
It’s closer to moonshine than gasoline and it’s at the pump at only one Baltimore gas station.
This Sunday may mark the end of summer, but it’s the start of a new Mars mission. A NASA spacecraft will lock into orbit on Sept. 21.
The perfect port for the perfect driving machine. It turns out BMW thinks Baltimore fits that description.
Turning a devastating loss into help for others. It’s often a way people cope.
A graphic warning for a vulnerable Maryland: the danger is sea level rise coupled with storm surges.