Rod Wheeler Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 24 Nov, 2019
Facts of Rod Wheeler
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Rod Wheeler
Nationality American
Birth Place/City America
Ethnicity African American
Profession Former homicide detective and also a television media
Working For Fox News channel
Net Worth $ 2 million
Affair with N/A
Girlfriend N/A
Education Ohio State University
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Rod Wheeler is a homicide detective and also a television media representative associated with the Fox News Channel. Wheeler identifies himself as a Law Enforcement & Homeland Security Expert based in the Washington D.C. Metro Area. 

Who Is Rod Wheeler? 

The Fox News Reporter and homicide detective Rod Wheeler was born somewhere in the United States of America. He holds American nationality and belongs to Afro-American ethnicity.  

Wheeler graduated from Shaw High School in East Cleveland, Ohio. After high school, graduation, Wheeler went to  Ohio State University from 1979 to 1982. He graduated with a BA degree in Justice and Criminology.

Wheeler joined the American University in the year 2000 and graduated from there in 2002 with a master's in public administration. Wheeler is an American by nationality, ethnicity wise, an African American.


Rod Wheeler worked at the Metropolitan Police Department in Washington DC as the Homicide Detective and Investigator from January 1990 until January 1998. 

Wheeler's experience in the law enforcement agency has proven to be useful in the field of journalism. Wheeler also worked at the AIB International as the Homeland Security-Food Defense Expert for nine years from 2005 till 2014.

Rod Wheeler joined the Fox News Channel in October 2002 as the Law Enforcement and Crime Analyst and an On-Air Contributor. In addition to working for the Fox News, Wheeler is the director of security for asset protection and safety at The Global Food Defense & Asset Protection Institute since May 2015. His job there is to provide consultations and advice to the food and agricultural industry.

Rod Wheeler is the president of his criminal investigation firm named Rod Wheeler and Associates. He is also involved with various other organizations like the American Society of Criminal Justice, the American Society of Law Enforcement Trainers, the National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice, and the American Society of Industrial Security.

Net Worth And Salary 

With vast experience and knowledge in the field of investigative reporting, Rod Wheeler is a definite asset to the Fox News media network. As per estimation made by various online sources, it has been reported that Rod has a net worth of $2 million, in 2019. 

The average salary of Fox News reporter is over $81.6k a year. 

Who Is His Wife? 

Rod Whether has kept everything about his love life and relationship. It is yet to be revealed whether he is married or not. Despite his extensive career in media, he has never talked about her personal life. 

The reporter currently resides in Washington.D.C. 

Other Facts

He stretched his eyes on TV to describe a Chinese man. His gesture was deemed highly racist. Wheeler also said Hispanic are basically ''Almond Coloured''. 


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