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Davidson was our leader, no question from the very beginning, he was the man for the job. He could think on his feet--make quick decisions, he really was an asset, and I have no doubt in my mind that he kept me alive in those early days. But then things changed... He didn't rape those women... not exactly... but he knew what he was doing. He was in a position to keep them safe... offer them more protection... or none at all. What choice did they have? How could they reject his advances?... I only learned of his actions after the fact... not until after Beth killed herself. He was generally up to no good, forcing people into jobs they didn't want, putting others in danger instead of himself. It was clear to me that he had to go. He was too much of a hindrance to our continued way of life. He had to go. In the end, I couldn't bring myself to kill him... and I didn't wan't anyone else to know what had happened. I'd already burnt a walker body to double for Davidson... The fence was completed by that point--I got him on the other side of it and told him he was no longer welcome. That he had to go. Told him I'd shoot him if he tried to follow me back in, although I didn't think I would. Let's not split hairs here, though... I left that man to die, and die he surely did. I love this community, Rick. Davidson became a problem within it... and so I murdered him.
~ Douglas Monroe to Rick Grimes.

Alexander Davidson is a unseen antagonist who was mentioned in issue 69 of Image Comics' The Walking Dead, serving as a posthumous antagonist in volumes twelfth and thirteenth.

He was the founder and former leader of the Alexandra Safe-Zone but abuse his power to manipulate and take advantage of the community for his own benefits.


Not known is known about Davidson's past before the apocalypse. He lived in Washington, D.C. and was the security liaison for the White House and best friends with Douglas Monroe, who he invited to the Alexandra Safe-Zone when the outbreak started.

Douglas explains to Rick arriving at Alexander Safe-Zone was a rewarding experience and Davidson was a good leader. However, he changed by taking advantage of the women in the community and offering benefits if they slept with him. He also punished those who refused his advances and forcing them to do dangerous jobs they didn't want, endangering them instead. Douglas learned the way Beth was manipulated by Davidson when she kill herself.

He decided to exiled Davidson but couldn't bring himself to kill his best friend. Douglas burnt a zombie to lured out Davidson outside the walls and threaten to shoot him if he tried to follow back inside the safe-zone.



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