Sergeant Colin Taylor, 48 with some gold fish he saved. Police sergeant Sgt Colin Taylor who has become a Facebook sensation with tales about life on the blissfully crime-free Isles of Scilly has written a BOOK about his experiences. (file pic) See SWNS story SWSCILLY; A policeman who has become an internet sensation with tales about life on the Isles of Scilly has written a tell-all book about his hilarious experiences. Seasoned Sergeant Colin Taylor has revealed some of the comical and quirky moments you can expect to find in his memoirs. The officer, who started his career in Exeter, has policed the low-crime island for five years now and is moving back to Devon after accumulating tens of thousands of Twitter and Facebook followers with his tall tales. "I've had a very, very unique role," the 49-year-old father of two said.