Police have charged a teenager in relation to the theft of an ATM in the Aberdeenshire town of Torphins.
A north-east charity has been forced to take the depressing step of installing CCTV cameras after its donation box was targeted by thieves.
Cannabis with a 'street' value of more than £6,500 has been seized during an intelligence-led operation at a property in Old Aberdeen.
As heroin entered Mark’s* bloodstream he knew he had made a catastrophic mistake, but in that moment it seemed the only way to escape the monotony of life behind bars.
A recovering addict from the north-east, who wished not to be named, said they did not think the rise in seizures could be attributed to drug use being on the rise.
DRUGS totalling £2.7million have been seized from the streets of the north-east in just a year, with police raiding almost ten properties a week.
A brazen thief repeatedly drove a dump truck into a Scottish supermarket in an incredible botched ATM raid.
Detective Inspector Norman Stevenson said the incident was "damaging" for locals, adding the force would be "concentrating" its efforts around Alford.
Officers from as far afield as Elgin descended on Fraserburgh and Peterhead yesterday morning to take part in a massive operation aimed at firing a warning shot to cross-border drug suppliers. These images capture how the day unfolded.
A brazen gang of thieves smashed a car through an Aberdeenshire outdoor sports shop and made off with "tens of thousands of pounds worth" of high-quality stock.
A man has been charged in relation to an alleged break-in which saw a high four-figure sum of money stolen from an Aberdeenshire shop.
Drugs with a street value of more than £13,000 have been seized in the Cove area of Aberdeen. Cocaine, heroin and ecstasy were recovered in a raid by Nigg community policing officers on Saturday. Police Scotland said an 18-year-old man had been due to appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court yesterday.
Police are scouring CCTV footage to uncover the suspected "professional" thieves who made off with thousands of pounds worth of equipment from a Moray builders yard.
Brazen thieves have raided a Moray arts shop - by drilling holes through the cellar ceiling and climbing up inside.
Two teenagers have been charged with drugs offences after police recovered heroin, crack cocaine, and cannabis in Fraserburgh.
A drugs raid in Aberdeen has resulted in two people being arrested.