A garage on Farnsworth Close in Watnall was broken into between 10pm and 11.45pm on November 26.
Beat officer for the area Paul Toon is asking residents to take extra care with security.
“Please ensure that doors and windows are secure and that timer lights are used when you are not at home. Please also ensure that outside lights to your property are in working order,” he said.
If any recent activity in your neighbourhood has raised your suspicions, please contact local police on telephone number 101 and quote incident no 000951-26112012.