It was almost the perfect crime: a would-be bicycle thief spotted his quarry in a quiet, tucked-away corner and chose his moment to swoop.
Eight electric bikes have been stolen from a north-east shop.
Former children’s TV star Timmy Mallett has said it is an “awful irony” his bike was stolen from his local village after he had cycled thousands of miles across Europe on it in memory of his late brother, who lived in Aberdeen.
Cyclists in cities could become a little safer thanks to a new jacket designed to keep them from looking at their smartphones.
Bikes, a wallet and meat were just some of the items stolen in the North-east in the last few weeks after victims left the doors of cars and homes unlocked.
Thieves targeted four sheds on one Aberdeen street in a single night, prompting a police investigation.
Police have appealed for information after two bikes worth hundreds of pounds were stolen from a city shed.
A driver stabbed a 12-year-old’s bike tyre with a knife after the youngster honked his horn, a court has heard.
Police are aiming to unsaddle bike thieves with the launch of a new operation this week in Aberdeen.
Paramedics were called to treat a motorcyclist who came of his bike in Aberdeen. The incident happened on Mounthooly roundabout at around 9am today. Police and paramedics were called to the incident. The man’s injuries are not known.
Four boys have been charged in connection with a break in at a North-east home.
Around 30km of mountain bike trails could be created in a North-east community if plans get the go-ahead.
Police are appealing for information after a seven-year-old girl riding a bike was injured following a crash with a car.
Police in Aberdeen are appealing for information after a domestic garage was broken into and golf equipment and a bike was stolen.
Police and ambulance crews have been called to an Aberdeen street after a cyclist came off his bike.
A CYCLIST has been injured today after a crash involving a 4x4 in Aberdeen.
THE thefts of a van and car have been linked with a break-in which saw four bikes stolen less than two hours later.
A YOUNG man has been left devastated after his prized motorbike was stolen while he slept.
A TOILET and a bike were collected alongside more than 20 bags of rubbish from Aberdeen's Merchant Quarter.