A sheriff told a pair of an Aberdeen shoplifters to “just pay for it” if they want hair gel.
A north-east builder has been fined after drunkenly stealing a hat from Sports Direct – despite having the money in his pocket.
Officers in a north-east town have launched a crackdown on retail crime.
A shoplifter has been hit with a £100 fine after stealing face creams and cosmetics.
Shoplifting in British supermarkets has increased more than 7% in the last four years, figures documenting the annual rise in incidents have suggested.
A serial shoplifter who warned staff in a north-east town not to come near him unless they “want slashed” has been jailed.
An operation to deter shoplifters in part of Aberdeen has been hailed a success.
An Aberdeen man with a “horrendous” record has been jailed after a shoplifting spree.
A trio of shoplifters have admitted a spate of thefts – with one of them swiping vacuum cleaners worth more than £1,000 from an Aberdeen supermarket
A shoplifter has admitted breaking an order banning her from Aberdeen city centre stores – and stealing goods.
A serial shoplifter has been jailed after he admitted a string of offences in stores around the North-east.
Six people, including a 13-year-old girl, have been charged after a crackdown on shoplifters in the North-east.
An operation to tackle shoplifting in a North-east town in run up to Christmas has been launched.
Police are stepping up patrols in Aberdeen city centre following a rise in the number of shoplifting offences.
Police in Aberdeen are to focus on tackling retail crime within the city centre over the coming weeks.
Shoplifting on one of Aberdeen's busiest streets has increased by almost 100 incidents since 2010.
SIXTEEN people have been arrested and charged after a crackdown on shoplifting in Aberdeen.