Matt Truelove is a highly experienced investigator with over 13 years’ experience in
conducting complex and sensitive investigations in the NSW Police and the Australian Public
As a Senior Investigator for the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC), Matt
planned, initiated and managed transnational serious crime investigations and intelligence
operations. These operations focused on serious organised and financial crime, as well as
major fraud and corruption. Matt has extensive experience in managing and leading joint
operations with domestic and international agencies. He has conducted numerous major
crime investigations into fraud, corruption, drugs & firearms trafficking, counter terrorism, sex crimes, money laundering, child protection and homicide.
Matt has specialty training, experience and qualifications in investigative interviewing, risk
management, investigation management and human intelligence. He has advanced training
and experience in the field of human intelligence collection, this includes the protection and
management of confidential persons and the ethical use of sensitive information. He is
experienced in the management and analysis of highly sensitive information used to advise
government and inform public policy.
Matt has been involved in and has an in-depth understanding of coercive judicial
procedures, including the preparation and management of crime & corruption hearings
(coercive hearings) and formal enquiries. He has extensive leadership and management
experience having managed multi-disciplinary teams across Australian Law Enforcement
and the Australian Public Service.
- MBA, BPol (Investigns)
- Diploma of Leadership and Management
- Advanced Diploma of Public Safety (Covert Operations)
- Advanced Diploma of Public Safety (Criminal Investigations)
- Associate Degree in Policing Practice