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U-turn on fly-tipping laws

By Greg PitcherThousands of fly-tippers could get away without criminal records as the Government changes tack in its fight against the offence.Environment Minister Elliot Morley has announced that civil action may replace prosecutions against all but the most serious offenders.Waste crime has become a growing problem for the Government as it prepares for a General Election next year.A Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Bill was revealed ...