WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, NJ (Morris County) – After more than twenty-six years of service to the people of Washington Township, Sergeant Brian Szymanski retired, hanging up his gear for the last time, Washington Township Police said in a Facebook post.
The department conducted a walk out ceremony on Thursday honoring Szymanski for all that he has done.
Szymanski had a long and distinguished career, serving in the department’s Patrol Unit, Detective Bureau, and Community Policing Unit. He was a long time DARE officer and continued to support teaching the children in our schools on various topics, police said.
Szymanski was the Range Master for most of his career, and was instrumental in the development of the department’s rifle program, police said.
“Brian will be deeply missed, and we wish him well in all of his future endeavors. Best of luck and God Bless,” police said.
“Brian and his family will still be around town, so please join me in thanking Sgt. Szymanski and his famliy for his service and wish him a wonderful retirement from law enforcement,” Washington Township Mayor Matt Murello said.