Lloyd Fowlie and Craig Arbuckle were sentenced for the theft of cattle worth nearly £30,000 from Kinellar and Monymusk.
Primary pupils in the Garioch took part in a competition organised by Police Scotland to produce an advice poster for home owners.
Generous donations have helped to raise more than £500 for a charity after thieves stole one of its collection tins.
Police Scotland are appealing for help from drivers on the A96 relating to a distinctive red BMW with a black roof and personalised plates.
17 industry partners have collaborated to date.
Funded by the Scottish Government www.advice.scot provides free, practical and impartial advice to everyone in Scotland.
Police think incidents in Inverurie, Banchory, Laurencekirk and Aberdeen may be linked.
Lady Stacey imposed a life sentence on Liam Hay with a punishment part of 19 years after he pled guilty to the murder of Anthony McGladrigan.
Properties were targeted in Inverurie, Laurencekirk and Banchory.
Sergeant Richard Barnwell has published his ward report covering Turriff, Fyvie, Rothienorman and Methlick areas.
THREE teenagers have been arrested in Buckie after an investigation into a housebreaking and vehicle thefts.