Aurora (Colorado) Fire Dept. is still seeing red after an Lt. was heard making sexual
comments about 2-female FD employees over an AFD radio open-mic.
The episode highlights difficulties that fire departments across the country are facing
as social media posts & radio communications are coming under increased scrutiny
by news media.
There was a point after 9/11 where firefighters were only considered heroes and off
limits for negative news stories, says Chris Ryan, Fire Media Relations & PIO
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