Stephen Wynn was born in the U.K. in 1958. He has been a police officer since 1983, specializing twice during his service—first for nine years as part of a specialist firearms unit and, for the past eleven years, as a youth liaison offer working to keep young people away from criminal elements and activities. For the past seven years, Stephen has lived with his wife Tanya, his partner and best friend, along with four very lively German shepherd dogs. Stephen has three children, Luke, Ross, and Aimee. Stephen's main hobbies are football (he supports Leeds United Football Club) and writing (he has several fictional projects in various stages of development). He describes himself as a straightforward and uncomplicated person.