Criminal Justice Training Commission

The purpose of the commission shall establish and administer standards and processes for certification, suspension, and decertification of peace officers and corrections officers. The commission shall provide programs and training that enhance the integrity, effectiveness, and professionalism of peace officers and corrections officers while helping to ensure that law enforcement and correctional services are delivered to the people of Washington in a manner that fully complies with the Constitutions and laws of this state and United States. In carrying out its duties, the commission shall strive to promote public trust and confidence in every aspect of the criminal justice system.
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Policy AreaPublic Safety
Governor Appointments19
Total Board Positions21
Statutory AuthorityRCW 43.101.030
Public Disclosure Required?No
Senate Confirmation Required?No
CompensationRCW 43.03.240 and reimbursed travel expenses incurred under performance of duties RCW 43.03.050
Term Length (years)
Statutory Term Limits6 year terms