The PSNI has said that it has received several reports of men trespassing on land with dogs.
In a statement, a spokesperson for PSNI Ballymena said: “Ballymena police have had several reports of males trespassing on ground with dogs.”
“This type of incident can cause stress to livestock and farmers alike.”
“If you are out for a walk in the country with your own dog, please ensure that you have prior permission to be on that ground and if not expect to be challenged.” the statement concluded.
A PSNI spokesperson confirmed that it stopped one of the vehicles involved in the Portglenone area.