Small Laois towns were the target of several burglaries in one day this week.
Cash and jewellery are reported as stolen in the incidents.
Homes in Ballacolla and Stradbally were burgled over the course of Thursday June 14.
It is believed the burglaries took place some time between 8am and 9pm.
Laois Gardaí are investigating the burglaries. They are appealing to the public to contact them with any information.
The public are also being urged to report any suspicious activity they see, immediately, to Gardaí.