Phillip Prasifka, LLC

Police Department
Title: Chief of Police
Phone: (254) 662-1415

Chief Phillip Prasifka joined the Robinson Police Department on September 4, 2017, after retiring from Glenn Heights Police Department where he served 18 years as Chief of Police and as the city’s Assistant Emergency Management Coordinator. Chief Phillip Prasifka has over 33 years of experience in law enforcement and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Texas A&M University and a Master Peace Officer certificate from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement. He is also a graduate of the Leadership Command College located within Sam Houston State University. 

Chief Prasifka began his career with the Hutchins Police Department, just south of Dallas, where he reached the rank of Sergeant before accepting a position with the College Station Police Department. During his 6-year tenure with College Station, he served in patrol and then transferred to the Criminal Investigation Division where he reached the rank of Master Police Officer.  In 1997, Chief Prasifka left College Station to become Police Chief for Electra Police Department where he would also serve as Acting City Manager in the absence of the City Manager. In 1999, he left Electra to become the Police Chief at Glenn Heights. 

Chief Prasifka leads a staff of 33 officers and support staff personnel dedicated to maintaining the highest quality of life for the citizens of Robinson. One of his major goals with the department is to grow the community support that already exists here in Robinson by being actively involved with the community and by incorporating this through community policing. Prasifka states, “I ’m happy to be in Robinson because of the great community support and dedicated staff that I can move forward with as a team. Robinson has several similarities to the city I just came from and I saw the opportunity for growth and wanted to be a part of it.” Chief Prasifka has been married over 29 years to his wife, Annette, and they have three children together; Kaylee, Lindsay, and Tyler. 

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