Police are appealing for information after a handbag was taken in a sneak-in burglary in Ilkeston.
The incident occurred sometime between 1am and 1.35am on Sunday at a property on Kensington Gardens. The family got up to investigate when their dog started barking and found the front door open.
A set of car keys and a handbag, containing cash, South African Rands and a passport was stolen.
Anyone with information should call DC Lesley Smith on 101, quoting crime reference number 19463/15, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.