A schoolboy has been charged in connection with six shed fires in Aberdeen over the New Year weekend.
Fire crews were called to incidents in Laurel Avenue, Brander Place, Whitestripes Drive, Whitestripes Path and Fairview Drive areas of Danestone between December 29 and January 3.
During one incident, homes had to be evacuated as a precaution.
A 14-year-old boy has been charged in connection with the fires. He will be reported to the Youth Justice Management Unit.
Detective Sergeant Andrew Machray said: “Our investigation is still ongoing in relation to these incidents and we are following other positive lines of inquiry.
“I would like to thank the members of the public who have assisted us so far.”