Board of County Commissioners
Each year, Youth Crime Watch of Miami-Dade sponsors a Poster & Essay Contest on a youth crime prevention theme. The contest is open to all Miami-Dade County Public School students. The contest provides students a forum to present their crime prevention action plans.
YOUTH CRIME WATCH OF MIAMI-DADE COUNTY ANNUAL POSTER & ESSAY CONTEST CONTEST OPENS MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2017 AND CLOSES FRIDAY, APRIL 7, 2017! The theme this year is: USING YOUR VOICE AGAINST YOUTH VIOLENCE.
Youth Crime Watch (YCW) of Miami-Dade County is asking the students of Miami-Dade County Public Schools to develop an action plan in voicing their ideas and suggestions on speaking up to prevent youth violence by answering the following questions:
Illustrate your viewpoints & comments on a poster and/or in an essay. We hope you'll join us in competing in this year's contest! To learn about how to participate, please review this PDF about the contest. Also, view this PDF to learn more about the guidelines for the contest.
Past themes have included: Bully-Free is the Way to Be, Insert Cybersafety & Delete Cyberbullying, Helping My School’s Safety, The Upstander Network, Preventing Theft in Your School, Helping My School Always be Weapon-Free, My Vision of a Safe Community, My Reporting Plan to Keep My School Safe, and Values in My School’s Safety.