Officers in the armed units of the Police have a dangerous job - both physically and psychologically.
We ask them to face death and to make life and death decisions.
But when it comes to the crunch, what kind of decisions does Constable John Woolf make? And how are they affecting him?
In Michael Butt's play, a probing journalist asks some difficult questions and gets some very unexpected answers.
John Woolf - Ian Hart
Paul - Jay Simpson
Linda - Claire Price
Gerry Lawson - Alistair Danson
Mr Taylor - Peter Sproule
Mrs Taylor - Caroline Gruber
Armourer - Ian Barnes
Counsellor - Andrew Branch
Director: Penny Gold
A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.
By Michael Butt.
A probing journalist talks to an officer in the armed units of the police