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S5W-16876: Daniel Johnson (Edinburgh Southern)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 24 May 2018

To ask the Scottish Government how many people have been disqualified from owning or keeping a dog under section (a) 5 and (b) 9 of the Control of Dogs (Scotland) Act 2010 in each year.

Answered by: Annabelle Ewing 7 June 2018

The available information on the number of people disqualified from owning or keeping dogs under the Control of Dogs (Scotland) Act s5(1) and s9 is provided in the following table.

Number of people disqualified from owning or keeping a dog under Control of Dogs (Scotland) Act 2010 s5/s9¹, 2010-11 to 2016-17.

 

  

2010-11     

2011-12   

2012-13  

2013-14  

2014-15  

2015-16  

2016-17  

Offences involving dangerous dogs

Control of Dogs (Scotland) Act 2010 Section 5

-

-

1

-

-

1

-

Control of Dogs (Scotland) Act 2010 Section 9

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

1 - where main crime

Source: Scottish Government Criminal Proceedings Database.