Backyard breeders, puppy farms and illegally-imported pets are still prominent in the UK.
The charity have teamed up with O2 to help parents protect their young people.
Aberdeenshire’s local Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) Partnership are keen to underline that help continues to be available.
Security devices have helped Police Scotland recover stolen farm machinery worth hundreds of thousands of pounds.
The High Court of Justiciary will hear the appeal case of Liam Hay who was jailed in January for the murder of Anthony McGladrigan.
Police Scotland are conducting visits to rural businesses to raise awareness of an increased risk of trafficking and exploitation.
4Pillars and Rape Crisis Grampian have teamed up to form 4Survivors, which will launch as soon as restrictions allow.
Police Scotland are appealing for information after a Turriff Caravan Fire
Sergeant Richard Barnwell has outlined the issues affecting the Turriff and surrounding areas during May.
As we're all online more than ever, here are some tips to protect your child from cyberbullying.
Tomorrow's Grampian Pride festival will round off Aberdeen Taexali's Pride Week events.