Working on the requirements for the Crime Prevention merit badge helps Scouts stay safe in their homes and in the community. Scouts learn to identify and be alert to situations which may lead to crime. They learn about the dangers of substance abuse. Scouts also explore careers opportunities in the field of crime prevention.
Printable helps for requirements:
Keep your home and neighborhood safe with these related ideas and achievements:
Scott sent in this question about participating in a substance abuse prevention program: My son is home schooled and has to do the requirement for second class. The drug awareness part. do you have any suggestions on what he can do to meet this requirement?
The Safety feature teaches Scouts to “Be Prepared” for hazardous situations in their homes, on the street, and while out in the woods with their troop.