Burglars broke in to a house in Ilkeston in broad daylight, police have said.
The homeowner returned from work on Tuesday and was told by a neighbour that his kitchen window at the Springfield Gardens property had been smashed.
Inside he found an X-Box and eight games, a laptop, three watches and two gold necklaces had been stolen.
The burglary happened between 6.50am and 5.30pm.
Call police on 101 with information.