Undercover dog wardens to crackdown on dog fouling in Hyndburn
The Lancashire Telegraph (UK)
UNDERCOVER wardens using night-vision goggles are to start following people and staking out hot-spot areas to target dog fouling.
Hyndburn’s team of dog wardens are to use covert techniques to crackdown on the problem including the use of plain clothes officers and surveillance vans after an increase in complaints.
The wardens, who were asked by borough councillors to step up patrols in the worst affected areas, are urging residents to supply intelligence of regular offenders who they should be following.
The campaign will see people encouraged to ‘name and shame’ by contacting Hyndburn Council with details of people who regularly flout the dog fouling laws...http://www.lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/news/9498764.Undercover_dog_wardens_to_crackdown_on_dog_fouling_in_Hyndburn/