Officers are trying to trace Zbigniew Mirga in connection with a series of burglaries at homes in Radford and Sneinton.
One of the alleged offences was a distraction burglary involving an elderly occupant.
Mirga, 34, of no fixed abode, is known to frequent the Sneinton area.
He is Polish and described as being of medium build, with dark hair.
If you have information on his whereabouts, please call DC 3272 Laura Cooney or DS 2361 Andy Buxton, of the Cross Border Team, at West Bridgford Police Station, on 101 extension 8106171.