12 NCAC 09A .0102          PURPOSE

The purpose of the commission is to raise the level of competence within the criminal justice community by:

(1)           Establishing minimum standards for employment and retention of criminal justice personnel;

(2)           Establishing minimum standards for the training and education of criminal justice personnel;

(3)           Promoting the planning and development of a systematic career development program for criminal justice professionals by providing and encouraging advanced or specialized training, education, and certification;

(4)           Planning and promoting the development and improvement of a comprehensive system of education and training in the administration of criminal justice;

(5)           Conducting and stimulating research and planning, by public and private agencies, designed to improve education and training in the administration of criminal justice;

(6)           Studying the recruitment, selection, education and training of criminal justice personnel and recommending improvements in such methods; and

(7)           Maintaining liaison among local, state, and federal agencies with respect to criminal justice education and training.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 17C‑1; 17C‑6;

Eff. January 1, 1981.