Zero tolerance on dog fouling and littering: 76 penalties issued
12:20pm Saturday 18th August 2012 in News
LOCAL authority support company XFOR issued 76 Fixed Penalty Notices for dog fouling and littering offences in the Vale of Glamorgan during the week commencing August 6.
XFOR have been tasked by the Vale Council to help tackle dog fouling and littering incidents, and they are taking a zero tolerance approach to environmental crimes, where offenders will be issued with a fixed penalty notice of £75 without warning.
Fixed Penalty Notice offences specifically relate to the Environmental Protection Act (1990), Fouling of Land Act (1996) and Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act (2005).