Jamie Chalker seems to be on the nose with many serving police officers in the Northern Territory. However the Police Commissioner is not appointed by ballot within the police force.
Just imagine if the public could elect the Police Commissioner, Zachary Rolfe could stand for election and who knows?
The Northern Territory Government has a practice of backing their management people to the hilt no matter what they do. The government is happy to spend millions in the courts defending the actions of their incompetent managers.
Welcome to Dysfunction Australia, we used to be called the Northern Territory.