Detective Michael Beaver has 20 years of law enforcement experience. He is originally from Michigan, where he began his law enforcement career working for the Flint Police Department. He moved to Florida, making a long-term home at the Clearwater Police Department within Pinellas County. Detective Beaver served as a Field Training Officer and Street Crimes member within the Uniformed Patrol Division. He was selected as a detective for the Robbery Unit in 2016. He later transitioned into the Homicide Unit where he is currently still assigned.