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?
Crime Prevention Merit Badge
Preventing crime, which can be as simple as reducing the opportunities for crime to occur, is far less costly than apprehending and bringing legal action against those who break the law and it helps save people from the anguish of being victims.
Printable helps for requirements:
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.
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.