A black Vauxhall Corsa was taken from a driveway on Lavender Gardens in Heanor in the early hours of this morning.
The ‘57’ plate vehicle was believed to have been stolen between 1am and 5am.
Police say intruders entered the house on Lavender Gardens via an unsecured window, before taking a set of car keys from within and driving the car away.
An amount of cash was also taken from a handbag.
The vehicle has not yet been traced.
If you have any information call police on 101.