Counter Terrorism Specialist Firearms Officers Cleared of Gross Misconduct Over 2018 Shooting

Two Metropolitan Police CTSFOs were today cleared of gross misconduct following a three week gross misconduct hearing at Palestra House.

The officers known by ciphers NX1 and MY55 were engaged in a mobile armed support to surveillance operation when they both discharged firearms and shot a man engaged in a conspiracy to rob.

Matthew Butt KC and Robert Morris represented NX1 at the gross misconduct hearing and in previous criminal proceedings over the same matter.

You can read more about the case here.

3rd May 2024