Buses, coaches and minibuses would be banned from using tyres aged 10 years or older under Government proposals.
A motorist's car was seized after they were caught driving without insurance and no MOT in the north-east.
A teenager has been charged after a number of tyres were allegedly vandalised in a north-east town.
An Aberdeen minister has hit out after more than 20 tyres were dumped outside his church.
Police are investigating the theft of four wheels complete with tyres from a car dealership in Aberdeen.