Heads of The Polish Police

GENERAL INSPECTOR JAROSŁAW SZYMCZYK

COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF POLICE

Born in 1970. Has served in the Police since 1990. A graduate of the Police Academy in Szczytno and the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Wrocław. Early in 2016, he obtained a doctoral degree at the Faculty of Philology of the University of Silesia in Katowice.

Record of service in management positions:

  • Head of the Operational and Surveillance Section of the Police Station II of the District Police Headquarters in Gliwice
  • Chief of Police Station IV in Gliwice, City Police Headquarters in Gliwice
  • Deputy Chief of City Police in Gliwice
  • Chief of City Police in Gliwice
  • Provincial Police Commander in Rzeszów
  • Deputy Provincial Police Commander in Katowice
  • I Deputy Provincial Police Commander in Katowice
  • Provincial Police Commander in Kielce
  • Provincial Police Commander in Katowice
  • since 13th April 2016 – Commander-in-Chief of Police

 

GENERAL DARIUSZ AUGUSTYNIAK

FIRST DEPUTY COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF POLICE

A graduate of the Police Academy in Szczytno and the Academy of Physical Education in Gorzów Wielkopolski. He began his police service in 1991 at the Police Station I in Ruda Śląska. He gained knowledge and expertise by serving in the prevention division.

Record of service in management positions:

  • Head of the Prevention Department of County Police Headquarters in Mikołów
  • Deputy Head of the Crisis Response Police Department in Katowice
  • Head of the Crisis Response Police Department in Katowice
  • City Police Commander in Katowice
  • City Police Commander in Piekary Śląskie
  • Chief of City Police in Gliwice
  • Provincial Police Commander in Kielce
  • from 16th November 2018 - Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Police
  • since 27th February 2019 - First Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Police

 

GENERAL KAMIL BRACHA

DEPUTY COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF POLICE

Born in 1974 in Szczecin. He has served in the Police since 1994. A graduate of the Police Academy in Szczytno and the University of Szczecin with a degree in sociology.

Record of service in management positions:

  • Head of the Department for Combating Organized Crime, Katowice Branch of Central Bureau of Investigation of National Police Headquarters,
  • Deputy Head of the Katowice Branch of Central Bureau of Investigation of National Police Headquarters,
  • Deputy Head of the Katowice Branch of Central Bureau of Investigation of Police
  • Head of the Katowice Branch of Central Bureau of Investigation of Police
  • Deputy Commander of the Central Bureau of Investigation of Police
  • Commander of the Central Bureau of Investigation of Police
  • since 16th February 2018 - Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Police

 

 

 

GENERAL TOMASZ SZYMAŃSKI

DEPUTY COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF POLICE

He was born on 15th February 1974 in Włocławek. Has served in the Police since 1994. A graduate of the Pawel Wlodkowic University College in Płock with a degree in pedagogy and Police Academy in Szczytno. He completed postgraduate studies in the field of cross-border crime at the Helena Chodkowska University of Technology and Economics

Record of service in management positions:

  • Deputy Head of the Command and Control Centre, Warsaw Metropolitan Police
  • Head of the Command and Control Centre, Warsaw Metropolitan Police
  • I Deputy of Warsaw Metropolitan Police Commander
  • since 27th February 2019 - Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Police