Police have issued a warning to residents after two burglaries in Leyburn.
Between 21st and 23rd July two houses were burgled in the Park View area of the town.
Windows were broken and jewellery was stolen.
A spokesman for North Yorkshire Police said: “There has been spike in burglaries in Richmondshire.
“Please be more vigilant and make sure that your windows and doors are locked and outbuildings such as sheds are secure.
“Please report any suspicious behaviour.”
Anyone with information should call 101.