Pat Daley

Pat Daley has served the community for over 40 years in several senior community and public relations positions in both the NSW Police and The Salvation Army.

As Deputy Chief of the NSW Police Crime Prevention section, Pat co-founded the highly successful Neighbourhood Watch program. As Media Director for The Salvation Army, Pat implemented major community awareness campaigns regarding drug and alcohol abuse and problem gambling.

Pat is the author of the bestselling Neighbourhood Crime Prevention Handbook published by Angus and Robertson.

Amongst his national community involvement, Pat has served on the Federal Management Committee of NAPCAN (National Association for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect) and ANACAD (Australian National Advisory Council on Alcohol and Drugs).

Pat and his family have lived on Sydney's Northern Beaches for over 40 years. He is the only person who has served on both Manly and Warringah Councils as an elected Councillor. In September 2017 after the amalgamation of Manly, Warringah and Pittwater councils Pat was elected onto the new Northern Beaches Council where he now serves.

For his service to the Australian community Pat has been awarded the OAM (Medal of the Order of Australia), the Centenary Medal and the National Police Medal.