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SFOSan Francisco
SFOSan Francisco, CA, USA - San Francisco International Airport (airport code)
SFOSerious Fraud Office (UK)
SFOSecular Franciscan Order
SFOSector Field Office
SFOSingle Family Office
SFOStocks, Futures and Options (magazine)
SFOShockwave Flash Object
SFOScottish Fiddle Orchestra (UK)
SFOSociété Française d'Ophtalmologie
SFOSolicitation for Offers
SFOSociété Française d'Orchidophilie (French)
SFOStrategy Focused Organization (Balanced Scorecard Collaborative)
SFOSpace Flight Operations (US NASA)
SFOStructural and Functional Organization
SFOSenior Federal Official
SFOSales Field Officer (various companies)
SFOSenior FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Association) Official
SFOSenior First Officer
SFOStreet Fighter Online (gaming)
SFOSupport for Others (USACE)
SFOStatutory Funding Objective (UK)
SFOSkole Fritids Ordning (in Norway; after school childcare)
SFOSpecialist Firearms Officer (England)
SFOScholarship Funding Organization
SFOSan Francisco (Operations) Office (Department of Energy)
SFOSimulated Flame-Out
SFOSex for One
SFOSenior Fire Officer
SFOSindikat Financnih Organizacij (Slovenian: Syndicate of Financial Organizations)
SFOSquad Five O (band)
SFOStarfleet Operations
SFOSupervised Flight Operations (aviation)
SFOStrathmere Festival Orchestra (Strathmere, NJ)
SFOSatellite Field Office
SFOStriking Fixed Objects
SFOSample Frequency Offset
SFOSignal Flow Optimization
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But he said that "with onerous duties there come onerous responsibilities" and it was "imperative" that specialist firearms officers act professionally and take the extreme step of opening fire in a public place only when absolutely necessary.
Sgt Winters, a specialist firearms officer for nine years, was presented with the coveted cup by Pc Carlton's widow Julie.
A SPECIALIST firearms officer who shot dead a colleague at close range on a police training exercise acted "instinctively", an inquest was told.
Neighbour Nicolas Holliman said he had seen four officers with guns and rifles and a specialist firearms officer in a gas mask who were focusing on a top-floor flat and kept asking for "Mohammed" to come out.
But to be a full-time armed cop they have to be nominated to be a specialist firearms officer.
An inquiry has started into the security scare which involved an experienced specialist firearms officer attached to the elite Royalty and Diplomatic Protection Squad.
The policeman, who has been a specialist firearms officer since 1998, told of the moment he discovered they had killed an innocent man.
The specialist firearms officer, codename Ralph, said of his squad: "Despite the outcome, I was very proud of them.
As a precaution, specialist firearms officers were deployed alongside the National Police Air Service helicopter.
It was revealed yesterday about 500 policemen and women are to be issued with Tasers, joining the 275 specialist firearms officers who already carry them.
Warwickshire Police said specialist firearms officers and police negotiators attended at 2.
Top to bottom: Specialist firearms officers were at the scene; people being led away from Bermuda Park and (above) a drone and a police helicopter hover over the area
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