Born in 1973, Wayne Couzens was a resident of Deal, Kent in the United Kingdom. While there is no information available about his zodiac sign due to incorrect birthdate records, it is known that he attended a private school for his fundamental education and a well-known high school for his secondary education.
However, the name of his college or institution is unknown. Couzens joined the Metropolitan Police Department in 2002 and held the position of parliamentary and diplomatic protection officer. He was arrested on suspicion of kidnapping and murdering Sarah Everard in March 2021, which he later pleaded guilty to in June.
Couzens was sentenced to imprisonment on September 30, 2021. Couzens is the father of two sons and a daughter, but their identities have not been released for security reasons. He has a close relationship with his parents, but only his father’s name, Ray Couzens, is known. Couzens has not made any images of his family available in the public domain. He is of white ethnicity and is a Christian.
Wayne Couzens crime against Sarah Everard
On the evening of March 3, 2021, Sarah Everard, a 33-year-old woman, was abducted in South London, England, while walking home to the Brixton Hill area from a friend’s house near Clapham Common. Wayne Couzens, an off-duty Metropolitan Police constable, stopped her, identified himself as a police officer, handcuffed her, and drove her to near Dover where he raped and strangled her.
Couzens burned her body and disposed of her remains in a nearby pond. On March 9, 2021, Couzens was arrested in Deal, Kent, first on suspicion of Everard’s kidnapping and later on suspicion of her murder. After her remains were discovered in woodland near Ashford, Kent, Couzens was charged with her kidnapping and murder.
The murder sparked vigils for Everard, leading to a controversial police response and four arrests for breaches of COVID-19 regulations. Couzens pleaded guilty to Everard’s kidnapping and rape, and later to her murder, receiving a life imprisonment with a whole life order sentence on September 30, 2021. The incident sparked widespread debate about police accountability and women’s safety in the UK.
Who is Wayne Couzens wife, Elena Couzens?
Wayne Couzens was married to Elena Couzens, as per official records. It is rumored that her first name may actually be Olena, and that she was born in Ukraine. Elena worked as a lab technician before the couple’s relationship came to an end. In March 2021, she visited their semi-detached house to retrieve her belongings. Despite not having filed for divorce, she did not wear her wedding band, possibly indicating her desire to distance herself from her husband’s actions. According to a friend, Elena believed they had been happily married for 15 years and had never noticed any changes in Wayne’s behavior. She was shocked and expressed her desire to understand why he committed such a terrible act, even after learning of his guilty plea.