Contravention of Section 27 of Road Traffic Act 1988 – Edinburgh (R012999)
Thank you for your email request dated 27 April 2016 under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 (FOISA) for the undernoted information:
“Can you tell me how many people were reported to the Procurator Fiscal in Edinburgh during 2015 for Contraventions of the above Act, (namely Contravention of Section 27 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 (failing to have a dog on a lead on a public road)), and how many people were convicted of that offence”
Firstly, I should explain that the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service’s case management database is a live, operating database. It is designed to meet our business needs in relation to the processing of cases and the information within it is structured accordingly.
Having conducted enquiries regarding your request, I have established that the information you have requested that there have been no reports submitted to the Procurator Fiscal in Edinburgh for this offence during 2015.