Dangerous Dogs (4)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-10-21
Session date: 
October 21, 2015
Reference: 
2015/3513
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

How many of those dogs held in kennels by the Met in the last 12 months were ordered to be destroyed by a court?

Answer

Answer for Dangerous Dogs (4)

Answer for Dangerous Dogs (4)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The MPS records data on dog seizures by financial year timescales. The data provided is the most recent data based on the first 6 months of the current financial year which is readily available.

Between 1st April and 30th September the MPS destroyed 42 dogs on the order of a Court.