The Officer holding the role of Commissioner of NT Police is appointed as the patron of Victims of Crime NT Inc. We are pleased to have positive working relationships with Police and acknowledge the work that the Patron role does to bring attention to our cause.
Jamie Chalker APM
Mr Jamie Chalker APM commenced as the new Commissioner of Police and CEO of Fire and Emergency Services on 11 November 2019. He joined the Northern Territory Police Force (NTPF) in 1994 and spent more than half his career policing outside of Darwin across a wide range of policing areas, including general duties, remote policing, criminal investigations and executive roles.
In 1999, he was awarded a Royal Human Society Bronze Medal for Bravery for entering flood waters and rescuing a man who had been swept down river in Wattie Creek, near Daguragu in the Northern Territory.
He holds the Australian Police Medal and has a number of career highlights through his homicide, serious drug and organised crime investigations. Mr Chalker was appointed to Assistant Commissioner in 2012. During that time he acted in the role of Deputy Commissioner and Commissioner, before leaving the force to become the Chief Executive Officer of the Department of Local Government, Housing and Community Development in 2016 were he lead significant reform across that agency.