Thieves have been targeting garages and sheds in homes across the Horsham district in recent weeks.
In Mouse Lane, Steyning, between Monday and Tuesday (November 6/7) a garage door was forced open and tools stolen.
A neighbour also said he had his vehicle broken into at around the same time.
Recently, a bike was stolen in West Chiltington from a garage, although how access was gained is unknown.
An insecure garage in Southwater Road, Southwater, was broken into and a motorcycle stolen.
Also, in Shooting Field, Steyning, plants stolen from insecure shed.