Robert Daley, PhD
, is a former Director of Psychological Services for the New York City Police Department and a Forensic Psychologist
with over 30 years of experience in working with law enforcement and public safety personnel. For 25 years, Dr. Daley has been successfully assisting candidates in Appealing Fitness-for-Duty Disqualifications
for all the major New York metropolitan area law enforcement agencies.
- A leader in his field, Dr. Daley has directed the pre-appointment psychological screening of 1,000s of New York City Police Officers and developed the first psychological screening program for New York City Fire Department Firefighter recruits, and for the promotion of firefighters to the position of armed Fire Marshals.
Dr. Daley was the consultant to the New York State Office of Court Administration in the development of their psychological screening process for prospective New York State Court Officers. He continues to serve as the principal psychological consultant to two large private security forces.
Dr. Daley has lectured at the FBI Academy and addressed the International Association of Chiefs of Police on police and law enforcement issues. He has also been interviewed by representatives of the mass media on these and other topics.
In addition to his work with the law enforcement community, Dr. Daley has supported the larger legal community with expert assessment and court testimony concerning a wide variety of psychological issues. Questions of false or coerced confession to criminal activity, victimization by sexual harassment or police misbehavior, posttraumatic stress disorder arising from a variety of causes, and the validity of threats against the President of the United States, are among the issues professionally and successfully addressed.
- For over 20 years, Dr. Daley has provided psychological screening for detective investigators employed by the District Attorneys of four of the five counties comprising New York City, and provided Fitness-for-Duty Evaluations for these agencies. He has assisted over 2,500 candidates in the appeal of an unwarranted psychological disqualifications. Dr. Daley has testified in federal, state, and local courts and tribunals on a variety of law enforcement and public safety issues.
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