Dear Gwent Police,

Please supply figures for the number of dogs seized as a banned breed type under the Dangerous Dogs Act during 2016.

Please also supply the number of dogs seized as a banned breed type who were returned as "not type" prior to any court proceedings for the same time period.

Please supply figures for the number of dogs seized as a banned breed type who were found not guilty in a court for the same time period.

Please also supply figures for each of the above from 1 January 2017 to 1st July 2017

Yours faithfully,

Alison Green

Freedom Of Information, Gwent Police

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Dear Ms Alison Green

 

 

Freedom of Information Request 2017/20328

 

 

Thank you for your recent request under the Freedom of Information Act
2000 which was received in this office on the 25 September 2017.

 

Section 1 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA) places two duties
on public authorities.  Unless exemptions apply, the first duty at,
Section 1(1) (a), is to confirm or deny whether the information specified
in a request is held. The second duty at, Section1 (1) (b), is to disclose
information that has been confirmed as being held.

 

Under the provisions of those sections of FOIA, I can confirm that
information you requested is held by Gwent Police for the below questions
so we are able to comply with your request to supply information.

 

The information that you are seeking is in relation to the following:

 

 

Request:

 

Please supply figures for the number of dogs seized as a banned breed type
under the Dangerous Dogs Act during 2016.

 

Please also supply the number of dogs seized as a banned breed type who
were returned as "not type" prior to any court proceedings for the same
time period.

 

Please supply figures for the number of dogs seized as a banned breed type
who were found not guilty in a court for the same time period.

 

Please also supply figures for each of the above from 1 January 2017 to
1st July 2017

 

Response:-

 

Please supply figures for the number of dogs seized as a banned breed type
under the Dangerous Dogs Act during 2016.

-          0

Please also supply the number of dogs seized as a banned breed type who
were returned as "not type" prior to any court proceedings for the same
time period.

-          0

Please supply figures for the number of dogs seized as a banned breed type
who were found not guilty in a court for the same time period.

-          0

Please also supply figures for each of the above from 1 January 2017 to
1st July 2017

 

Please supply figures for the number of dogs seized as a banned breed type
under the Dangerous Dogs Act during 2017.

-          0

Please also supply the number of dogs seized as a banned breed type who
were returned as "not type" prior to any court proceedings for the same
time period.

-          0

Please supply figures for the number of dogs seized as a banned breed type
who were found not guilty in a court for the same time period.

-          0

The Freedom of Information Act is a public disclosure regime, not a
private regime. Any information disclosed under the Act is thereafter
deemed to be in the public domain, and therefore freely available to the
general public and will be published on the Gwent Police website. 

 

Thank you for your interest in Gwent Police.

 

 

Rachel Jones

 

Rachel Jones

Research Officer / Cynorthwyydd Ymchwil

Tel/Ffon: 710 2608

 

Heddlu Gwent Police

Headquarters

Croesyceiliog

Cwmbran

NP44 2XJ

 

    

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