Should I report dog fouling to the police?
Dog mess is not just a public nuisance, it is also a threat to health. However it is not a policing matter.
How do I report dog fouling?
Please contact your local council to report dog mess on council land. You can find details of your local council by visiting this page.
If the mess is on private land then you will need to contact the landowner.
- Visit the government’s website to find your local council. Once there, put your postcode into the search box to get to the home page of your local council.