Man (29) charged over attempted robbery.
ARMED robber had a"bladed weapon".
Officers in the Garioch area will be out in an effort to reduce incidents in and around Inverurie.
The incident took place on Wednesday and is believed to have involved a dog.
The vehicle was eventually brought to a stop on the outskirts of Dufftown having originally been on a call out.
Police in the Banff area have seized heroin with a street value of £1600 from an address in Whitehills.
Three 12-year-olds have been charged following vandalism to a roof of a commercial property
Anti-social driving and drug possession were amongst issues which were tackled by officers.
The B987 Northern Road, Kintore will see mobile safety camera resources deployed from Thursday, November 19.
Statistics which cover the period April to September highlight a decrease in total recorded crime while the detection rate remains just as strong.
Police have become aware of yet more instances recently where residents have had their wheelie bins contents gone through.