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What does CLEO stand for?

CLEO stands for Chief Law Enforcement Officer

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  • Military and Government

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The attorney general is the nation's chief law enforcement officer, and complaints that the FBI entrapped a terror suspect reflect poorly on the agency, the Justice Department and law enforcement officials across the nation.
Gonzales, the chief law enforcement officer in the country, testified at his confirmation hearing in January 2005 that the President could disregard the law.
Having been involved in government for the last 30 years, Pirro is currently serving her third term as chief law enforcement officer of Westchester County.
For the first time in our history, our nation has a chief law enforcement officer who, prior to his appointment, endorsed the notion that the president and his agents are above the law.