Dangerous Dogs (7)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-10-21
Session date: 
October 21, 2015
Reference: 
2015/3516
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

In what circumstances is the Met legally entitled to recover costs of kenneling dangerous from dogs' owners?

Answer

Answer for Dangerous Dogs (7)

Answer for Dangerous Dogs (7)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

While the CPS can make an application for reasonable costs incurred in bringing the prosecution, or for the costs in retaining a dog pending its destruction, any award made by a Court is subject to the discretion of the Justices.