Troublesome youngsters could be banned from being in Aberdeen city centre for a day at a time – or face arrest.
A warrant has been issued for the arrest of three men who have admitted taking part in pre-arranged brawls in the heart of an Aberdeenshire town.
Police officers are spending increasing hours acting as “babysitters” for crowds of unruly youngsters who gather in the heart of Aberdeen.
Three more teenagers have been charged in connection with an alleged fire in the derelict Broadford Works in Aberdeen.
Mystery surrounds a disturbance outside an Inverness shop involving a man in this 40s and a group of youths.