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Anthony Long thanks family and friends as his ordeal finally ends

Police insiders react as ex-officer acquitted of murder following trial he described as 'difficult time'. • There were muted cries of “Yes” from friends, family and supporters of Anthony Long (pictured) as the jury delivered its verdict this afternoon. Mr Long, 58, a retired Me

Ex-chief says male colleagues complained about her because she was a woman

Accusation is refuted by constabulary and supers' association. • A former chief constable's claim that she was subject to complaints about her management style because she is female have been rubbished by her old force and a staff association. Former Northumbria boss Sue Sim

Anthony Long cleared of murder at the Old Bailey

Not guilty verdict comes a decade after Mr Long shot suspected armed robber dead. • Former police marksman Anthony Long has been found not guilty of the murder of armed robbery suspect Azelle Rodney. Mr Long, 58, fired eight bullets at the 24-year-old - hitting him six times - 

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