The following were among crime reports recently received by the Howard County Police Department. For more information call 410-313-2236.

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CLARKSVILLE AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

TROTTER RD. S., 6500 block, 3:30 p.m. Nov. 8 to 8 a.m. Nov. 11. An attempt was made to enter a middle school.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

AUTO DR., 12400 block, 6 p.m. Nov. 2 to 1:20 p.m. Nov. 8. A gray 1999 Toyota Avalon was stolen.

COLUMBIA AREA

ROBBERIES

ELIOTS OAK RD., 5200 block, 7:35 to 7:58 a.m. Nov. 7. A female was robbed of a purse.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

GENTLE WAY, 9300 block, 7:30 a.m. to 5:33 p.m. Nov. 8. A residence was entered. Nothing was reported missing.

HERMIT PATH, 5200 block, 9:45 a.m. Nov. 8 to 4:15 p.m. Nov. 9. A residence was entered. Nothing was reported missing.

IRON CROWN CT., 11000 block, 2:15 to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 11. A stereo was stolen from a residence.

LITTLE PATUXENT PKWY., 10300 block, 9:17 p.m. Nov. 10. A person remained in a shopping mall after closing and attempted to break into a kiosk. A security guard attempted to detain the intruder and was injured. Nothing was reported stolen.

LITTLE PATUXENT PKWY., 10300 block, 7:14 a.m. Nov. 12. A business was entered. Nothing was reported missing.

PHILLIP DORSEY WAY, 9000 block, 3:20 p.m. Nov. 11. Appliances were stolen from a house under construction.

TALISMAN LANE, 7200 block, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 7. A residence was entered. Nothing was reported missing.

TALISMAN LANE, 7200 block, 5:16 p.m. Nov. 7. Cash was stolen from a residence that was entered and ransacked.

TAMAR DR., 6200 block, 5:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Nov. 7. A residence was entered and ransacked. Nothing was reported missing.

TAMAR DR., 8900 block, 10:15 to 10:29 p.m. Nov. 8. Seven new microwave ovens were stolen from an apartment complex. Several people were seen leaving the maintenance area of the complex.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

BEAVERKILL RD., 5400 block, 7:35 p.m. Nov. 7. A blue 1999 Plymouth Voyager was stolen.

COLUMBIA RD., 4900 block, 4:47 p.m. Nov. 11. A 2000 Suzuki GSXR 750 was stolen.

DEEPAGE DR., 7000 block, 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. Nov. 8. A green 1995 Acura Integra was stolen.

DOBBIN ROAD AND ROUTE 175, 6 p.m. Nov. 12. A motorcycle was stolen.

ELIOTS OAK RD., 5400 block, 5 to 6 p.m. Nov. 4. A black 1999 Saturn LS was stolen.

ELKRIDGE AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

CRITTER CT., 5800 block, 11 a.m. to noon Nov. 7. An electronic game and DVDs were stolen from a residence.

DEER PATH, 6800 block, 5 p.m. Nov. 7 to 6:52 a.m. Nov. 8. A register containing cash was stolen from a business.

DOUGLAS LEGUM DR., 6800 block, 5:31 a.m. Nov. 13. A business was entered. Nothing was reported missing.

OLD WATERLOO ROAD AND PORT CAPITAL DRIVE, 8:20 a.m. Nov. 9. An unoccupied trailer was entered. Three men of no fixed addresses, ages 36, 44 and 57, were arrested.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

WASHINGTON BLVD., 6100 block, 12:30 to 12:40 a.m. Nov. 11. A blue 1987 Chevrolet Nova was stolen.

ELLICOTT CITY AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

ASPERN DR., 6600 block, 4:16 p.m. Nov. 8. A residence was entered. Nothing was reported missing.

BELANCA DR., 5800 block, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 8. A TV, jewelry and a metal box containing coins were stolen from a residence.

GRAPEVINE CT., 9200 block, 5 to 9:30 p.m. Nov. 9. A VCR, a stereo receiver and jewelry were stolen from a residence.

ROCKBURN DR., 7700 block, 12:35 p.m. Nov. 11. A male entered a residence. Nothing was reported missing.

TOWN AND COUNTRY BLVD., 8800 block, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 7. Electronic equipment and documents were stolen from an apartment.

TRICROSS DR., 5600 block, 6:31 a.m. Nov. 10. A man forced his way into a residence and assaulted an acquaintance with a handgun. A 30-year-old man was arrested.

FULTON AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

SCAGGSVILLE RD., 11800 block, 5 p.m. Nov. 11 to 3 p.m. Nov. 12. A bank bag containing cash was stolen from a desk at a business.

LAUREL AREA

ROBBERIES

WASHINGTON BLVD., 9900 block, 4:35 p.m. Nov. 11. Three males in a restaurant, announced a robbery in Spanish and robbed an employee of cash at gunpoint.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

CHERRY STONE CT., 8400 block, 9 p.m. Nov. 11 to 7:30 a.m. Nov. 12. A pair of boots was stolen from a garage.

THAMES MEADE RD., 9000 block, 12:15 p.m. Nov. 8. A male attempted to enter an apartment.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

FREESTATE DR., 8800 block, 2 p.m. Nov. 7 to 8 a.m. Nov. 11. A green 1998 Honda Civic was stolen.

MOON SHINE HOLLOW, 9000 block, 1:18 p.m. Nov. 7. A black 1998 Chevrolet Malibu was stolen.

WASHINGTON BLVD., 10100 block, 5 a.m. to 11 p.m. Nov. 11. A burgundy 1979 Chevrolet Caprice was stolen.

JESSUP AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

WASHINGTON BLVD., 7700 block, 9 to 9:20 a.m. Nov. 10. A jacket containing cash in a pocket was stolen from a room.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

WASHINGTON BLVD., 7700 block, 11:24 p.m. Nov. 10. A 1993 Chevrolet Lumina was stolen.

-- Compiled by Linda James