The Commission certifies Criminal Justice Organizations in the United States as “Certified Credible Leadership Organizations (CLO).
The CLO is awarded to criminal justice organizations which are committed to excellence, serving justice and accommodating citizens while utilizing the highest of ethical standards. Agencies considered for CLO shall meet certain performance standards as overseen by the Commission.
The CLO begins when an employee of a criminal justice agency becomes certified as a level one credible leader. As soon as one employee is recognized by the CCL Commission as a level one credible leader also known as, a One Star Certified Credible Leader the process begins.
An organization is automatically enrolled as an Accredited Credible Leadership Organization In-Development as soon as one employee becomes a Certified Credible Leader (CCL). In order for an organization to become fully accredited criteria as outlined by the CLO Commission must be reached.