Hare Coursing

Home Secretary urged to support police in tackling hare coursing

Home Secretary urged to support police in tackling hare coursing

Conservative MP Rob Butler has raised the issue of hare coursing in the House of Commons and urged Home Secretary...

April 27, 2022

Police search for suspects after alleged assault on farm worker

Police search for suspects after alleged assault on farm worker

Police in the West Midlands are appealing for anyone who might recognise three men following an alleged assault on a...

March 11, 2022

Suspected hare coursing: Six arrested after high-speed chase

Suspected hare coursing: Six arrested after high-speed chase

Six men have been arrested on suspicion of hare coursing following a high-speed car chase with Wiltshire police in the...

February 3, 2022

Southwest farmer highlights severity of hare coursing in rural England

Southwest farmer highlights severity of hare coursing in rural England

A Gloucestershire farmer, appearing anonymously in a video posted by Gloucestershire’s Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner, has highlighted the...

January 9, 2022

New legislation to tackle illegal hare coursing

New legislation to tackle illegal hare coursing

Plans to strengthen the powers to tackle hare coursing were set out by government today (Tuesday, January 4). The amendments...

January 4, 2022

Government set to introduce new legislation on hare coursing

Government set to introduce new legislation on hare coursing

The government has pledged to crack down on illegal hare coursing with the introduction of new legislation, following intense lobbying...

June 26, 2021

Hare coursers arrested following chase involving helicopter

Hare coursers arrested following chase involving helicopter

Five people have been arrested for hare coursing following an incident which involved a police chase and an air support...

November 6, 2020