Police are hunting thieves following two housebreakings in the Oldmeldrum and Newmachar areas.
The incidents happened between 2.30pm and 6.30 pm on Wednesday, December 23, when a number of electrical appliances and jewellery were stolen.
Anyone who may have been in the Balcairn, Oldmeldrum, and Straloch, Newmachar areas between these times, and may have seen anyone acting suspiciously, is asked to contact police.
They are also keen to trace the driver of an old-style silver estate motor car, which may have been seen in the area.
Anyone with any information regarding these incidents, should contact Police Scotland on 101 or, if you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.