Police pulled a terrified woman to safety through her broken kitchen window after a masked thug broke in, abducted her - and threatened to kill her.
A serial housebreaker has been jailed after DNA evidence helped snare him following a £7,000 raid on an Aberdeen flat.
A 30-year-old man has been charged in connection with a housebreaking with intent to steal from a north-east community hall.
A man has been warned he faces a "lengthy custodial sentence" after breaking into an Aberdeen court building and "wandering" around for 20 minutes.
Police are appealing for information after two homes were broken into in a north-east village.
Two men have appeared in court after a number of north-east premises were broken into.
A north-east man has been handed unpaid work after breaking into houses and stealing thousands of pounds worth of personal belongings.
A fearless north-east pensioner battered a masked intruder with his zimmer frame after discovering the man in his bedroom at 5am.
A drug-fuelled thief smashed his way into a woman's flat in broad daylight before being caught red-handed by police.
A man has appeared in court for a second time after allegedly trying to break into a number of properties in and around a north-east town.
Police have confirmed a 19-year-old male has been arrested and charged in connection with a series of crimes within the north-east.
Andrew Allan, 54, forced open the door of the flat on Nelson Street - which is just metres from police station - and raided the property of cash and valuables.
A bungling serial thief was caught after police found his abandoned rucksack filled with his haul - and documentation featuring his name.
A man has admitted breaking into a house in Aberdeen and stealing cash and car keys.
Two men have been charged after a series of housebreakings and thefts in Aberdeen.
Police are continuing to investigate following a break-in at an Aberdeen pub.
Police have launched an inquiry after an Aberdeen pub was broken into.
A man has been charged in connection with a break-in and theft in Aberdeen.
A man has been arrested after a pharmacy in Aberdeen was damaged early this morning.
A man has been charged in connection with a break-in at a home in Aberdeen.
Police are appealing for information after machinery worth £9,000 was stolen during a housebreaking in the north-east.
Crime rates across Aberdeen are falling, according to a new police report.
Police are appealing for information after goods - including jewellery worth more than £10,000 were stolen during a break-in.
Police are appealing for information following a housebreaking at an Aberdeen charity base.
Police are appealing for information after jewellery and money worth more than £10,000 were stolen from a Aberdeen property.
A man has been charged in connection with a housebreaking in the north-east.
A witness appeal has been launched after a housebreaking in Aberdeen.
A man has been charged after jewellery, electrical items and clothes were stolen from a north-east home.
An appeal has been launched after an Aberdeen home was broken into and cash stolen.
A man has been charged in connection with a break-in at a north-east care home.