This is the story of a police staff member working in a Covert Protection Team. He came forward to share his experiences of a stressful, all consuming role which eventually took it’s toll on him and his mental health.

This is the first in a series of animations created to show the impact that working for the emergency services can have on the people behind the role.

You can view the other videos in the series by clicking on the links below:

The View from a Call Handler

The View from a Roads Policing Officer