Tony Long

In a lengthy career spent as an instructor and operator within the Met's elite specialist firearms units, Tony Long participated in hundreds of groundbreaking armed operations against the UK's most hardened criminals, earning him many commendations and forcing him on several occasions to resort to lethal force. Labelled a 'serial killer' by Scotland Yard bosses, in 2015, facing a potential murder conviction for the death of an armed drug dealer, he fought to maintain his dignity and clear his name. Tony retired from the force after 33 years and now works as a security consultant.