Darius Urbonas


    Darius Urbonas
     Vice-Minister of the Interior

Date of birth 26 May 1974
Place of birth Kėdainiai, Lithuania
Higher Education  
2007  Mykolas Romeris University, PhD in Social Sciences
2002  University of Law of Lithuania, Master in Law 
2000  Lithuanian Police Academy, Bachelor in Law 
Work experience  
Since 2017 January 3  Vice-Minister of the Interior
2016  Chief Adviser of the Police Department under the Ministry of the Interior
2014–2016  Kaunas District Court Judge 
2011–2014  CEPOL (European Police College) National Research and Science Correspondent 
2011–2015  Public Law Department Associate Professor, Vytautas Magnus University
2011–2014  Lawyer at the law firm “Čerka ir partneriai”
2010 till now  Mykolas Romeris University Public Security Faculty Police Activity Department Associate Professor 
2006–2010  Kaunas County Administrative Disputes Commission member 

The dean’s assistant, Humanitarian and Social Sciences Department lecturer, Law Department lecturer, Administrative Law and Activity Department lecturer, Police Activity Department lecturer, Administrative Law and Procedure Department lecturer, Law Faculty, Public Security Faculty (Kaunas), Mykolas Romeris University

1994–2002  Junior Inspector, Inspector, Senior Inspector, Division Deputy Head, Head of police station, Kaunas Police Headquarters
Marital status Married, with two sons and a daughter
Languages Lithuanian (native), English, French, Russian

Areas of responsibility 

  • Public governance.
  • Local self-government.
  • Declaration of residence.
  • Security of state IT resources (except cyber security issues).
  • Application of information technologies in the area of public administration (e-government). 
  • Civil service.
  • Physical Activity and Sports.  

Supervised divisions and services 

  • Public Governance Policy Department of the Ministry of the Interior
  • Human Resources Policy Department of the Ministry of the Interior
  • Electronic Government and Security Policy Division of the Ministry of the Interior
  • Information Technology and Communications Department under the Ministry of the Interior
  • Civil Service Department
  • Department of Physical Education and Sports under the Government of the Republic of Lithuania  


Last updated: 09-10-2018