THOUSANDs of litres of diesel have been stolen in raids - with a garage and council compound targeted by thieves.
The first was at Bridgehouse Garage, Renishaw, between 9.20pm on February 9, and 5am the following day when fuel tanks were drained.
Bolsover District Council premises on Mansfield Road, Doe Lea, were broken into between 8pm on February 12 and 12.20am the following morning, where more diesel was taken.
Fuel was also stolen from three lorries parked in a compound on Chesterfield Road, Barlborough, between 10pm and 11.30pm on February 12.
And last Tuesday diesel was stolen from a lorry parked on High Hazels Road, Barlborough, at about 1am.
Anyone with information should call Derbyshire Police on 101.