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(Source: Miami-Dade Fire Rescue) Capt. Brian Beckmann

Demoted Miami-Dade Firefighter Wins Appeal, Regains Captain Rank

An arbitrator has concluded a Miami-Dade Fire Rescue employee demoted over a Facebook post should be restored to his previous rank of captain.


(Source: Miami-Dade Fire Rescue) Capt. Brian Beckmann

Miami-Dade Fire Capt. Demoted For Controversial Facebook Rant

A Miami-Dade fire captain, under fire for his controversial Facebook comments in the Trayvon Martin case has been demoted.


One of the signs held up during a protest outside of Miami-Dade Fire Department Headquarters in Doral in connection with the investigation into Capt. Brian Beckmann who is under fire for controversial comments posted on his Facebook page about the Travyon Martin case. (CBS4)

Protesters: Racially Charged Firefighter Rant Investigation Moving Too Slow

Dozens of concerned citizens took part in a protest Wednesday in connection with controversial comments made by a Miami-Dade Fire Department Captain in the Trayvon Martin case.