A woman`s been threatened with a screwdriver during a robbery in her own home in Wickford.
Four men wearing balaclavas burst into the address in Swan Lane on Friday.
The robbers made off with a number of items including jewellery and cash.
Police are appealing for information and to anyone driving in the area who has a dash cam.
Anyone with information about the incident should call 101 quoting the crime reference number 42/12422/18 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.