Alfred Stewart PEATE APM
Late of Yugar, QLD. Formerly of Sydney, NSW
NSW Redfern Police Academy Class # “possibly” 083
NSW Police Cadet # 1364
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # 9851
Rank: NSW Police Cadet – commenced 18 June 1957
Probationary Constable – appointed27 November 1960
22 Oct 2019Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Detective – appointed ? ? 1964
Constable 1st Class – appointed 31 October 1966
Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 26 March 1977
Chief Inspector – appointed 14 October 1987
Chief Superintendent – appointed 7 December 1988
Executive Chief Superintendent – appointed ? November 1989 ( noted as being the last member sworn to this Rank before it was abolished )
Assistant Commissioner – appointed 26 August 1990
Final Rank = Assistant Commissioner – South Region Command
Stations: ?, Central ( 1 Division cyclist – early 1960s ), Annandale Detectives ( mid 1970s ), Glebe Detectives, Balmain Detectives, Sexual Assault Squad ( 1981 ), Arson Squad ( 1985 ),
Commander – Inner West District ( Dec 1988 ),
Sydney Police District ( Nov 1989 ),
Sydney District Commander – Executive Chief Superintendent ( 1990 ),
Commander – South West Police Region – Assistant Commissioner ( 26 Aug 1991 ),
South Region Command – Hurstville – Retirement
Service: From 18 June 1957 to 27 February 1997 = 39+ years Service
Awards: Silver Baton – the highest Cadet Award
Diploma of Criminology – 1972
Law Degree from University of NSW – 1980
National Medal – granted 6 November 1980 ( Det Sgt 3/c )
1st Clasp to National Medal – granted 7 October 1991 ( Det Sgt )
2nd Clasp to National Medal – granted 16 June 1993 ( A/Commissioner )
Australian Police Medal ( APM ) – granted 26 January 1991 ( Exec. C/Supt )
Born: Friday 27 February 1942
Died on: Tuesday 22 October 2019
Age: 77 yrs 7 mths 25 days
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Funeral date: Friday 1 November 2019 ( A private funeral is being planned )
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Funeral Parlour: C.R. SMYTH & SON – Cessnock, NSW
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May they forever Rest In Peace
PEATE, Alfred “Alf” Stewart
Passed away peacefully 22.10.2019
Aged 77 years
Late of Yugar, QLD
Formerly of Sydney, NSW
Assistant Commissioner of Police (Retired)
Beloved husband of
SHIRLEY (nee COLVIN).
Loving father and father-in-law to GLEN, KERRIE and JASON, MICHELLE, BRAD and KYLIE.
Much loved grandfather and great grandfather to their families.
A loved and respected member of the PEATE, COLVIN, HOBAN and CROTTY families.
Family, friends and former colleagues of ALF are respectfully advised his private funeral service took place on FRIDAY, 01.11.19.
C.R. SMYTH & SON