Republic of Bulgaria

MI

 

Minister of Interior 

 

terziiski

   HRISTO TERZIYSKI

   Born on July 31, 1968, in Kyustendil  

 

 

  



Education and training

Graduated from the Technical University in Sofia, Specialty "Electronics and Automation"

2005 – Completed specialized course at International Law Enforcement Academy /ILEA/ in Budapest

2008 – Completed specialized course at International Law Enforcement Academy /ILEA/ in Roswell, USA

Professional Experience

1996 - Started his professional career at the Ministry of Interior (Sofia Metropolitan Police Directorate, Criminal Police Unit) and has consecutively taken the following positions:

  • Operational police officer, Criminal Police Unit, 6th Territorial Police Department of Sofia Metropolitan Police Directorate
  • Operational police officer, Counterdrug Unit, Sofia Metropolitan Police Directorate
  • Head of Task Force, Criminal Police Unit, 6th Territorial Police Department of Sofia Metropolitan Police Directorate
  • Head of Counterdrug Unit, Sofia Metropolitan Police Directorate
  • Deputy Chief, Criminal Police Department, Sofia Metropolitan Police Directorate

September 2009 – Deputy Director of Sofia Metropolitan Police Directorate

February 24, 2015 – 23 July 2020 - Director of National Police General Directorate;

Appointed as Minister of Interior on July 24, 2020 by the 44-th National Assembly.

Regional Directorates of Ministry of Interior

Other Ministry structures
  • Metropolitan Directorate of Interior
  • Traffic Police
  • Blagoevgrad
  • Burgas
  • Varna
  • Veliko Tarnovo
  • Vidin
  • Vratsa
  • Gabrovo
  • Dobrich
  • Kardzhali
  • Kyustendil
  • Lovech
  • Montana
  • Pazardzhik
  • Pernik
  • Pleven
  • Plovdiv
  • Razgrad
  • Ruse
  • Silistra
  • Sliven
  • Smolyan
  • Sofia
  • Stara Zagora
  • Targovishte
  • Haskovo
  • Shumen
  • Yambol