POLICE have reported an increase in the number of burglaries in Stretton, particularly in Fairham Road and Jordan Avenue.
There were four burglaries in the space of a few days, all taking place between 5pm and 10pm.
Items taken included money and jewellery.
Sergeant Bob Champeau from Burton Police said: “I would like to ask that residents pay particular attention to their security at home and to report any suspicious activity.”
He said there had bee two reports this week of people see acting in a suspicious manner in Fairham Road, but they had gone when the police got there.
The burglaries took place between January 21 and February 5 on roads including Church Road.