Assistant Commissioner Nick Anticich
Adjunct Associate Professor
Mr Nick Anticich is currently the Assistant Commissioner of Traffic and Emergency Response within the Western Australia Police Force.
Previous to this, Mr Anticich was the Assistant Commissioner of the Specialist Crime.
For five years prior to this, Mr Anticich was the Director of Operations of WA’s Corruption and Crime Commission and before that time he was a member of the Australian Federal Police for 24 years, attaining the rank of commander. His role was the Director Operations in WA and, for a short period, performed the role of National Manager Counter-Terrorism AFP Canberra. He was appointed General Manager AFP Western Operations two years before retiring from the AFP.
Mr Anticich spent nearly ten years investigation organised crime with the former National Crime Authority (NCA) in the position of National Director (Perth) and had responsibility for Cyber-Crime and Professional Standards. He was involved in serious organised crime investigations relating to narcotics, money-laundering, South East Asian organised crime, established criminal networks and OMCGS. He was also the Chief Investigator South East Organised Crime NCA in Sydney. As Manager (Investigations) NCS Perth, Mr Anticich had oversight of the NCA’s involvement in OMCG task force operations with WA Police.