A power saw was stolen from a shed on Swinney Lane, Belper on New Year’s Eve.
A door was prised off during the burglary, during which a Stihl saw was also taken.
If you have any information about the theft call Derbyshire Police on 101.
Firefighters were called after a blaze at another shed on Alport Close, Belper when a tumble dryer went up in flames.
The fire broke out at around 4.05pm on January 2.