Dog attack owners to be punished with longer jail terms May 13th, 2014 admin Latest News Shares Comments Dog attack owners to be punished with longer jail terms Tougher penalties have come into force today (Tuesday 13th May 2014 ) for dog owners in England and Wales who allow their pets to attack people. The maximum prison sentence for allowing a dog to carry out a fatal attack on a person has increased to 14 years from two years previously. Allowing a dog to cause injury can now be punished by five years in prison, up from a previous maximum of two years. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Related Comments comments!