Assistant Chief ConstableACC Richard Debicki

Richard Debicki was appointed as Assistant Chief Constable of North Wales Police on 30th April 2014.


Richard joined the police service in 1993 at Lancashire Constabulary where he worked up to the rank of Chief Superintendent in a number of differing roles.  In his last role with Lancashire Constabulary Richard was Divisional Commander for Headquarters Operations, which included responsibility for the Force’s Change Programme; Corporate Development and Corporate Communications as well as Uniformed Operations, which included professional responsibility for Armed Response; Roads Policing; Public Order and Dogs.


Prior to that, Richard spent four years as BCU Commander for the Western Division which includes Blackpool and Fylde, an area of great contrast as well as high demand where effective partnership working was key.


Richard holds a BSc Honours degree in Applied Biology from the University of Hertfordshire.



The Assistant Chief Constable has overall responsibility for Local Policing Services, Crime Services, the Control Room and Force performance.