Three men who broke into a shared home are being hunted by police.
Officers are appealing for witnesses and information about the burglary, which took place at a multi-occupancy house in Jupiter Drive, Hemel Hempstead.
The three black males forced their way into the property at around 7.45am on Thursday, November 27, and searched a number of rooms, but did not take anything.
Some of the residents were present at the time but were not injured or threatened.
Det Con Jane Swift, investigating, said: “I would appeal to anyone who was in the area that morning and saw anyone acting suspiciously to contact police.
“I would also like to hear from anyone who knows about who may be responsible to contact me.”
Call Det Con Swift using the police non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference number D1/14/7239, with information.
Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.