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Keith L. Alexander

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The Washington Post
Reporter — The Washington Post
Covers:  courts, d.c. superior court, washington, d.c., d.c.;, crime, cops
Doesn't Cover: virginia crime, maryland crime

Crime/courts reporter for The Washington Post, from R&B singer Chris Brown assault case to the murder trial of intern Chandra Levy to everyday DC residents.

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Biography

Keith L. Alexander covers crime and courts for The Washington Post. Prior to cover crime, Alexander was a business writer at the Post where he had a weekly column called Business Class, where he focused on the airline and business travel industries. Alexander has also worked for USA Today, Busin...

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@keithlalexander — 5,547 followers, 1,605 tweets

Thank u!! And my waistline, unfortunately, is evidence. I will always find time to eat!  https://twitter.com/chachaspillane/status/966687265568317441 
@CarolLeonnig Exactly. It’s called Brady. All prosecutors in all cases hav to turn over such evidence and info to defense.
@nu1wcf And still waiting for answer to motive, which has yet to be revealed.
RT @PGPDNews: This is our fallen officer. Proud public servant, father, husband and son. He wore our badge for 14 years. He will… https://t.co/fFb8GNw7t5
RT @ByLynhBui: The officer who died was a 13-year member of the police force who answered the door when a neighbor in a domestic d… https://t.co/LLG4b43oTe
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What was your first job as a journalist?

I worked as a copy messenger when I was 16 years old at The Pittsburgh Press. I was able to also write a couple stories.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes back in the days of Atex computer systems as well.

How is social media changing news?

Helping readers and sources access writers more quickly.