Jewellery, watches and cash were stolen during a burglary committed in broad daylight in Sheffield.
A crook broke into a house in Rotherham Road, Halfway, on Tuesday afternoon.
South Yorkshire Police said the rear door was forced open.
Officers are also investigating house break-ins on Cowlishaw Road, Hunters Bar; Batemoor Road, Batemoor; Ratcliffe Road, Sharrow Vale and Carterknowle Road, Ecclesall.
A bike was stolen from a garage in Cherry Tree Road, Nether Edge, earlier this week.
Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.