Boy Scouts Say Their Criminal Checks Are Effective

09.18.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The scouts have responded. The Boy Scouts of America posted an open letter to all parents in the country late monday-- Outlining all its safety procedures; criminal background checks, training, and it's 2 deep policy, where two adults are always with a child; never one. The scouts were accused monday by the L.A. Times of failing to report 400 cases of child abuse.