Redbridge Council recently handed a fine of more than [pounds sterling]1,200 to a fly-tipper
who was caught dumping waste.
A BRAZEN fly-tipper
has dumped an estimated 50 tons of rubbish...
left a city park looking like a rubbish tip after offering to dispose of wastevia Facebook.
Last week, a suspected fly-tipper
's car was seized by police in Gateshead.
It also carried out the most prosecutions, with 15 successful court actions, leading to PS4,430 in fines, plus one fly-tipper
also ditched clothes, a mattress and other waste at the site.
Two of the workmen confront an alleged fly-tipper
, who is pixellated
Meanwhile, a Northumberland County Council spokesperson said: "The council has a zero-tolerance approach and, if the fly-tipper
can be identified, then we will always take action against them by issuing a fixed penalty fine or seeking their prosecution through the Courts."
A NOTORIOUS fly-tipper
who showed "contempt" for the countryside by dumping rubbish near customers' homes has been jailed.
"If anyone has information about the identity of the fly-tipper
, we'd be grateful if they could pass it on to the city council."
'This is a major problem but we are not saying everyone with a white van is a fly-tipper
"New fixed penalty notices for householders who pass their waste to a fly-tipper
also come into force shortly, as we continue our efforts to crack down on those who blight our landscapes."