Police Scotland is investigating the unexplained death of a man in Inverness, who can be named as Gavin Grant, 32.
Police in Inverness are appealing for information after a man was assaulted in the Millburn Road area of the city.
Police Scotland will be carrying out targeted patrols in the Easter Ross area during the festive period to deter shoplifting in the area.
Police in Sutherland are appealing for information following the theft of a car in the Bettyhill area.
Police Scotland can confirm that two people have been charged in connection with the alleged use of counterfeit currency in the Caithness area.
Police Scotland can confirm that four people have been arrested in connection with drug offences following a search of a property in Inverness city centre.
Police Scotland is appeal for information following an incident where a man is reported to have behaved indecently in Inverness city centre.
Five people are to be reported in connection with drug offences following three days of action in the Caithness area.
Ten motorists have been arrested in connection with drink or drug driving offences in the Highlands and Islands over the past weekend.
On November 12, 1976 Renee MacRae and her toddler son Andrew left their home in the outskirts of Inverness heading south on the A9.