SECTION .0200 ‑ CRIMINAL JUSTICE OFFICERS' PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE PROGRAM
12 NCAC 09D .0201 PURPOSE
In order to recognize the level of competence of criminal justice officers serving the governmental agencies within the State, to foster increased interest in college education and professional criminal justice training programs, and to attract highly qualified individuals into a criminal justice career, the Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission establishes the criminal justice officer's professional certificate program. This program is a method by which dedicated officers may receive statewide and nationwide recognition for education, professional training, and on‑the‑job experience.
History Note: Authority G.S. 17C‑6;
Eff. August 15, 1981.