Burglars have been busy in and around Misterton in recent weeks, householders are warned.
Misterton and nearby Isle villages have seen a spate of burglaries throughout October and November.
Nottinghamshire Police has a range of guides on its website to help keep your home and valuables secure. Go to www.nottinghamshire.police.uk/document/advice-home.
Anyone who sees a person or persons acting suspiciously is asked to call police on 999 if a crime is occurring, or 101 otherwise.
Call Notts Police Crime Prevention Unit about protecting your property and reducing your chances of becoming a victim of crime on 101 ext 800 3011 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
If you know somebody who is carrying out criminal activity, but fear being identified as the person who reported them, call Crimestoppers anonymously, at any time, on 0800 555 111.