Acquisitive crime can have a long-lasting impact on the communities we serve, in particular the victims who are targeted.
Thefts of motor vehicles in Britain have risen by 56% in four years, new figures show.
Detectives are appealing for information on three "linked" incidents in a north-east village.
Residents are being told to lock their doors after a spate of thefts and attempted thefts.
A man has been charged in connection with a series of alleged thefts in Aberdeen.
Police in Aberdeen are urging residents to secure their bicycles after a spate of thefts.
Cash and jewellery worth around £5,000 have been stolen from properties in the north-east.
A man is due to appear in court today following a series of thefts in an Aberdeen community.
Two teenagers are in custody following reported break-ins at two businesses in Aberdeen.
Police have released a description of a man they want to speak to after two homes in a north-east town were broken into yesterday.
Three men have been charged after 10 vehicles, including motorbikes, electric bikes and Landrover Discovery were stolen in the north-east.
An appeal has been launched after tools worth around £5,000 were stolen in the north-east.
Two men have been charged over a series of thefts over the last two weeks.
Police are appealing for information after LED lights worth around £10,000 were stolen in the north-east.
Two men and a teenager have been charged in connection with a number of alleged vehicle thefts across Aberdeen.
A man has been charged in connection with 20 sneak-in thefts across Aberdeen.
Police in the north-east are re-appealing for witnesses to come forward after two service stations were broken into.
Officers are carrying out high-visibility patrols and security checks at businesses in Aberdeen after break-ins at bookies.
Police are warning members of the public to secure their property following a spate of thefts.
A man has been charged following a number of break-ins and thefts in Aberdeen.
Thieves have broken into a shed at a north-east school.
Police are urging residents to lock their property after two homes were targeted in an Aberdeen community.
A thief has been jailed for 10 months after he assaulted shop workers as he targeted three retailers in the same day.
A teenager has been charged after a number of thefts from properties in Aberdeen.
Mountain bikes and golf clubs have been stolen from a number of sheds in Aberdeen.
Police in Aberdeen are urging the public to remain vigilant following a spate of break-ins and bike thefts in the city.
Man, 30, charged in connection with alleged break-ins and thefts from car dealerships, service stations and hair salon
A man has been charged after two North-east car dealerships, four service stations and a hair salon were targeted.
Three young teenagers have been charged following a string of thefts in the North-east.
A man is due to appear in court after a number of sneak-in thefts from properties in Aberdeen city centre.
A compactor worth more than £1,000 and various tools have been stolen in to two separate incidents in a North-east town.