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POLICE are warning householders to take extra security steps following a burglary.

Thieves broke into a property in Cottage Grove, Southsea, after making a hole in a uPVC back door.

They then reached inside for a key which they used to enter the property.

Two laptops and a camera were stolen in the burglary, which happened between 7.30pm on Friday and 12.20am on Saturday.

Now police are urging householders not to leave keys in doors and windows and ensure they are kept locked.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Amanda Waite at Fratton station on 101.

Alternatively call the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555111.