Police have stepped up patrols across Greenhill ward in the wake of a series of break-ins.
Four garden sheds in and around Rosslyn Crescent were broken into overnight and a van parked in the road was also targeted.
Officers from the Greenhill Safer Neighbourhoods Team said they had increased the number of police cycle patrols.
Meanwhile some arrests have been made linked to some other burglaries in the town centre. Police said these were significant and could help prevent further incidents in the area.