HC Deb 03 July 1996 vol 280 c440W
Mr. Gale

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department when he intends to give instructions for those dogs currently held by the Metropolitan police under the Dangerous Dogs Act 1991, and in respect of which charges have either been dropped or not brought, to be returned to their lawful owners. [35084]

Mr. Sackville

This is an operational matter for the Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis.