It's been confirmed a police officer who was knocked down while trying to stop a stolen car is a father of two.
PC Gareth Browning is in a critical condition in hospital following the incident on Saturday afternoon.
PC Browining was on foot patrol - with a colleague - when he was deliberately driven at by a car in Lower Earley Way West, in Reading.
The black Mazda car was later found abandoned about two miles away in Corinne Close in Whitley.
Thames Valley Police have confirmed PC Browning is married with 2 and a half year old twin boys.