Commissioner

NSW Premier announces new Commissioner

Commissioner Michael Fuller APM

Commissioner Fuller joined the NSW Police Force in 1987. He performed general duties and criminal investigation duties in various metropolitan stations and specialist investigative areas.

In 2002 Commissioner Fuller was promoted to the rank of Inspector and performed the roles of Duty Officer, Crime Manager and TAG Commander. Subsequently he was promoted to Superintendent in 2004 and worked in a numberof positions including as Local Area Commander in the City Central LAC. He was also involved in the planning and operations of APEC in 2007 and World Youth Day in 2008. He gained experience in the Police Executive Offices as Staff Officer to the Deputy Commissioner Field Operations in 2007 and 2008.

In 2010 Commissioner Fuller was appointed to the position of Assistant Commissioner, Region Commander, SouthernRegion. He was subsequently appointed to the positions of Assistant Commissioner, Commander, Professional Standards Command and then to the position of Assistant Commissioner, Commander, Central Metropolitan Region. Commissioner Fuller was also the Corporate Spokesperson for Family and Domestic Violence. He also has experience acting in the positions of Deputy Commissioners Field Operations and Corporate Services.

Commissioner Fuller received the Australian Police Medal in 2009.

He holds a Graduate Diploma of Executive Leadership, and Diploma of Applied Policing and a number of diplomas and certificates in leadership and management.

Commissioner Fuller is married with 4 children.

Career:

  • 1987 Kogarah General Duties/ Investigations
  • 1992​ City of Sydney Investigations; designated Detective 1993
  • 1994​ Crime Task Forces, Criminal Investigation
  • 2000​ Kings Cross, Detective Sergeant, Criminal Investigation
  • 2002​ Eastern Beaches, Inspector Duty Officer
  • 2003​ Ashfield Target Action Group
  • 2004​ Greater Metropolitan Region, Superintendent Operations Manager
  • 2007 ​Staff Officer, Deputy Commissioner, Field Operations
  • 2008​ Eastern Suburbs, Local Area Commander
  • 2009 ​City Central, Local Area Commander
  • 2010​ Assistant Commissioner, Commander Southern Region
  • 2013​ Assistant Commissioner, Commander Professional Standards
  • 2014 ​Assistant Commissioner, Commander Central Metropolitan Region
  • 2017​ Commissioner of Police

Awards:

  • 2004 ​National Medal
  • 2004​ NSW Police Medal
  • 2004​ 1st clasp to NSW Police Medal
  • 2009 ​2nd clasp to NSW Police Medal
  • 2009 ​Australian Police Medal
  • 2014 ​National Police Service Medal
  • 2014​ 1st clasp to National Medal

Academic Qualifications:

  • NSW Police Detective Designation Course
  • Graduate Certificate, Change Management, South Western Sydney Institute
  • Diploma Business Management, TAFE NSW
  • Diploma of Applied Policing, Charles Sturt University
  • Emergency Management Arrangements
  • Managing an Emergency Operation
  • Working in an EOC
  • Graduate Diploma in Executive Leadership, Australian Institute of Police Management