Police in Nairn are appealing for information after several vehicles were vandalised in the Fishertown area of the town.
At least nine cars have been damaged overnight from Sunday, July 22 into Monday, July 23 and it is suspected that a small number of others parked in the area may also have deliberately damaged.
Incidents were reported around the King Street and Links Place areas.
The damage included various scratches being made to doors and bodywork.
Sergeant Steven Maclennan said: "This has been extensive act of vandalism causing entirely needless inconvenience and financial impact to those affected.
"Acts like this won't be tolerated and I can reassure the local community that enquiries are ongoing to identify the person or persons responsible.
"Anyone with information is asked to contact police in Nairn on 101, quoting reference NM2172/18 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if you would prefer to remain anonymous."