Yobs have targeted several windows in Wirksworth.
Overnight between Tuesday, February 24 and Wednesday, February 25, officers received a number of reports about windows being smashed or damaged at properties on Derby Road, Bournebrook Avenue and Recreation Road.
PC Dan Mitchell, from the Wirksworth and Middleton Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: “We will be investigating these incidents robustly in order to bring those responsible to justice.
“Wirksworth is a nice area and these acts of criminal damages will not be accepted in our community.
“I would ask anyone with any information about the incidents, or who may have seen anyone acting suspiciously in the area, to get in touch.”
Call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.