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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-15970: Jackson Carlaw (Eastwood)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 17 April 2018

To ask the Scottish Government how many people have been convicted in each of the last five years (a) nationally, (b) in the Eastwood constituency and (c) in the East Renfrewshire local authority area under section 54 of the Control of Dogs (Scotland) Act 2010 for failing to comply with a dog control notice.

Answered by: Annabelle Ewing 1 May 2018

The following table provides information on convictions at national level, constituency level is not held centrally. Our database shows there were no convictions in East Renfrewshire local authority for this period.

People convicted of offences under section 5 of the Control of Dogs (Scotland) Act 2010, where main charge, 2012-13 to 2016-17

 

2012-13

2013-14

2014-15

2015-16

2016-17

Total convicted -Scotland

  4

4

9

6

9

Source: Scottish Government Criminal Proceedings database