Crime Prevention Award
| This is the Crime Prevention Award for all levels in Scouting.|
Boy Scouts can also earn the Crime Prevention merit badge.
|Crime Prevention Award|
The Boy Scouts of America’s Crime Prevention Program assists neighborhoods and communities in their efforts to prevent crime.
Crime Prevention Award requirements
Crime Prevention Award for Cub Scouts
Complete activities from the program book in which your son is working, as indicated below, and discuss how they relate to crime prevention in your family.
First Grade: Tiger Cub Scouts
Second Grade: Wolf Cub Scout Book
Third Grade: The Bear Cub Scout Book
Fourth - Fifth Grade: Webelos Scout Book
Participate with your family, den, pack, or friends in a crime prevention project, either an original project or a project of a neighborhood- or community-based organization. (Before beginning the project, have the unit leader approve your choice.)
NOTE: This award can be earned at each grade level.
Crime Prevention Award for Boy Scouts and Varsity Scouts
Carry out the activities identified in this Phase I section.
Neighborhood / Community:
Participate with your family, patrol, crew, team, troop, or friends in a crime prevention project, either an original project or a project of a neighborhood- or community-based organization. (Before beginning the project, have the unit leader approve your choice.)
Crime Prevention Award for Venturers
Choose and complete an activity from the suggested list of individual and group activities (see Crime Prevention Guidelines for Venturers and Explorers), or develop one that may be more appropriate for your family of community.
Participate with your crew, ship, or post in a crime prevention project. (See the suggestions under Crime Prevention Guidelines for Venturers and Explorers). If your crew, ship, or post does not do a project, you may choose to participate in a group activity with your family, friends, neighborhood, or community.
- The BSA Crime Prevention Program Extensive information, forms, and links for the award.