Burglars are being hunted by police in Sheffield.
Homes have been broken into in Spring Close Mount, Meersbrook and Shoreham Street, Highfield, over recent days.
Last Thursday an attempt was made to get into another house in Spring Close Mount, when a door and window were both forced, but the offender failed to gain entry.
South Yorkshire Police said officers are also investigating a burglary of commercial premises in Thirlwell Road, Heeley.
Break-ins of sheds in Brickhouse Lane, Dore and Annesley Road, Meadowhead, have also been reported.
Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.