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Ex-firearms officer commends Woolwich police

A former Met Police firearms officer has commended the police for the way they dealt with the attack in Woolwich on Wednesday.

Former Met Police Firearms Officer Roger Gray Credit: Daybreak

Speaking to Daybreak, Roger Gray said: "They've responded in exactly the way that they have been trained to do, they responded in a very, very measured way in the face of a very real and imminent threat, which we haven't seen a parallel of."

He added: "They should be commended for being that measured in their response in these circumstances."