Shoppers are being warned by police to be on their guard after a Highland resident was targeted by scammers.
Scammers have been swindling north-east schools out of hundreds of pounds.
A warning has been issued by trading standards after north-east bank customers were targeted by scammers.
A Buckie shopworker has been praised for stopping an elderly couple from being scammed out of hundreds of pounds.
Police in the Skye and Lochalsh area are urging local residents to be on their guard after a series of reports from local residents about people attending unannounced at properties in the area.
Scammers have devised a new technique to con residents of Aberdeen - by pretending to offer council tax refunds.
A 24-year-old man has been jailed for 15 months after “grossly overcharging” people living in Buckie for unnecessary repairs to their homes.
The public have been warned to be vigilant after a "vishing" scam cost victims more than £1 million in the past three weeks.
Dozens of Moray residents have been scammed out of thousands of pounds by conmen offering to repair their solar panels.