PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Police in Portland are urging residents in two parts of town to keep an eye out for any suspicious activity after a recent string of burglaries on the Hill and also on Forest Avenue from Morills Corner to Riverside Street.
Police say the burglars have been entering homes through unlocked doors or cutting screens to open windows.
They're stealing everything from laptop computers and jewelry -- to medications and firearms.
Burglaries have been reported at all hours of the day and night, sometimes, even when people are home.
If you're in that area and see something suspicious, you should call the Portland Police Department.