Template:Crime Prevention Award/req
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
- "Know Your Family" - Hold a family meeting and discuss ideas from the "Youth" section in the Crime Prevention Award Guidelines for Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts.
- "Know Your Community" - Discuss how your family can better understand community resources related to crime prevention.
Second Grade: Wolf Cub Scout Book
- "Know Your Home and Community", pages 60-63
- "Making Choices", pages 96-101
Third Grade: The Bear Cub Scout Book
- "Law Enforcement is a Big Job", pages 58-63
- "Be a Leader", pages 154-157
- Relate three of the requirements to crime prevention
Fourth - Fifth Grade: Webelos Scout Book
- "Citizen", pages 156-177
- "Family Member", pages 208-226
- Discuss items about drugs and crime, gangs and crime, graffiti and crime, peers and crime.
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.
- "Taking Care of Yourself When You Are Alone", Boy Scout Handbook, page 375
- "Caring for Younger Children", Boy Scout Handbook, page 374
- "The Family Council", Boy Scout Handbook, pages 371-373.
- Discuss items on relationships of
- drugs and crime
- gangs and crime
- graffiti and crime
- peers and crime.
Neighborhood / Community:
- "Know Your Community", Boy Scout Handbook, page 341.
- Visit a government agency responsible for crime prevention programs.
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.