Peter Craig Dutton is an Australian politician and a liberal member of the Australian House of Representatives since November 2001, in the Division of Dickson, Queensland. He also enjoyed the post of Minister of Health and Minister for Sport from 18 September 2013, Minister of Immigration, and Border Protection from December 2014, in the Abbot government. Dutton was successful in retaining his portfolio in the Turnbull government.
Dutton was born on 18 November 1970 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, to Bruce Dutton and Ailsa Leitch. He received his education at the Queensland Police Academy before he became a Queensland Police Officer, for nine years, when he worked in the Drug Squad, in the early 1990s. However, it was not until 2001, when he got his calling. This was when his political career began by him winning the 2001 elections on behalf of the Division of Dickson.