Bullying

Bullying is defined as unwanted aggressive behavior towards others. It involves a real or perceived imbalance of power and is happening repeatedly. Bullying can have negative consequences for its victims and should be taken seriously. We will offer your child different tools for situations in which he or she might encounter bullying, such as “Stop, Talk and Walk."

Resources

Boy Scouts of America

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Cyberbullying Research Center

National Crime Prevention Council

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

Stopbullying.gov

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Anti-Bullying Videos

McGruff the Crime Dog: Samantha's Choice

McGruff the Crime Dog: When the Going Gets Scruff

Bullying: Teen & Kid Videos

Please contact the Crime Prevention Unit to learn more about specific programs/ presentations targeting topics listed above at (972) 941-2431 or at crimeprevention@plano.gov.