Garry Wozencroft



30 June 2000






Police Constable



South Wales Police



Road Traffic Collision (RTC)

Duty Status


On Duty

Roll of Honour Citation

Killed when his police patrol car crashed while pursuing a suspect vehicle.

Died from multiple injuries sustained, while pursuing a suspect vehicle, which had driven through a red traffic light late at night, when both the suspect vehicle and his police patrol car overturned on a bend at Bryn near Port Talbot.

Two 17 year old youths were arrested and reported for dangerous driving and other motoring offences.

Gary had been a Special Constable in Neath before joining the Metropolitan Police, where he served for 10 years, receiving a commendation for finding a terrorist bomb; he transferred to South Wales in October 1999 based at Maesteg Police Station.

He was survived by his wife and 18 month old daughter.