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


Metro Crime Stoppers, a nonprofit organization, will pay up to $2,000 for information leading to an arrest and indictment in connection with these and any other felonies. Call the 24-hour hotline at 410-276-8888. Callers may remain anonymous.

Clarksville Area


WHITEGATE RD., 6600 block, May 8 to 1:12 p.m. May 11. Property was stolen from a residence entered by forcing a basement rear window.


AUTO DR., 12400 block, 9:39 a.m. May 6. A green 2001 Acura 3.2TL was stolen.

Columbia Area


BLUE SEA DR., 8800 block, 2 to 4 p.m. May 7. A purse was stolen from a residence.

HARPERS FARM RD., 5400 block, 5:47 p.m. May 5. A man entered the residence of an acquaintance. A man, age 40, was arrested.

HILL FALL CT., 5500 block, 2:50 p.m. May 7. Property was stolen from a residence.

STEVENS FOREST RD., 5700 block, 8:08 p.m. May 5. A computer and a video game system were stolen from an apartment.


HICKORY RIDGE RD., 10200 block, 8:30 p.m. May 6 to 7:30 a.m. May 7. A burgundy 1996 Jeep Cherokee was stolen.

LITTLE PATUXENT PKWY., 10300 block, 9:42 p.m. May 6. A 1996 Chevrolet Cavalier was stolen.

LITTLE PATUXENT PKWY., 10300 block, 9:28 p.m. May 10. A black 1998 GEO Prism was stolen.

OAK HALL LANE, 6700 block, April 23 to April 25. Two 2002 Great Dane trailers were stolen.

STONEBROOK LANE, 8800 block, 12:14 p.m. May 9. A white-and-blue 2001 Suzuki GSXR motorcycle was stolen.

Elkridge Area


ASPERN DRIVE AND PERCH WAY, 6:26 p.m. May 5. Several juveniles accosted a 10-year-old boy riding a motorized scooter, demanded the scooter and assaulted the boy. The assailants fled without the scooter.


VERT DR., 6500 block, 10:24 a.m. May 5. A red Chevrolet Camaro was stolen.

Ellicott City Area


WHEATON WAY, 3100 block, 11:06 p.m. May 7. A male in a parking lot asked a person for directions, then struck the person in the face and took a wallet.


ELLICOTT CENTER DR., 3400 block, 11:50 p.m. May 6 to 7 a.m. May 7. Computers were stolen from an office in a building entered by forcing a double-pane rear window.

HEMLOCK CONE WAY, 4500 block, 11:29 a.m. May 11. Jewelry was stolen from a residence entered by forcing a basement rear window.

ORCHARD AVE., 2600 block, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. May 10. Jewelry was stolen from a residence entered through a basement back door.

RED BANDANA WAY, 4100 block, 8:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. May 6. Cash, a camera, jewelry and other property were stolen from a residence entered through an unlocked sliding glass door.


COLLEGE AVE., 4100 block, 9:36 p.m. May 9. A 1999 Nissan Pathfinder was stolen.

OAK GREEN CT., 3000 block, 10:30 a.m. May 7 to 7:30 a.m. May 8. A blue 2001 Honda Accord was stolen.

Fulton Area


HUNTERBROOKE LANE, 8100 block, 3:30 p.m. May 8 to 7:30 a.m. May 9. Tools were stolen from a residential garage.

Jessup Area


ROUTE 1, 7300 block, 2:47 a.m. May 11. Two males in a convenience store took cash and cigarettes at gunpoint and fled on foot.


WASHINGTON BLVD., 8100 block, 9:09 p.m. May 7. Auto parts were stolen from a storage shed at a salvage yard that was entered by breaking a lock on a surrounding fence.


DORSEY RUN RD., 8400 block, 10:32 a.m. May 7. A 2004 Sierra pickup truck was stolen.

WASHINGTON BLVD., 8800 block, 4:13 p.m. May 6. A white rollback trailer was stolen.

Laurel Area


THAMESMEADE RD., 9100 block, 4:30 p.m. May 7. Electronic game boxes and games were stolen from a residence.

Savage Area


JEFFERSON ST., 9100 block, 9:23 a.m. May 10. A 1986 Chevrolet Celebrity was stolen.

Woodbine Area


HIPSLEY MILL RD., 3600 block, 4:30 p.m. May 10 to 6 a.m. May 11. An attempt was made to enter a construction-site trailer.

Woodstock Area


TROON OVERLOOK, 2100 block, 10 a.m. Dec. 31 to 2 p.m. April 27. Two collectible items were stolen from a residence. A microwave oven was used and other items were moved out of their place at the residence.

-- Compiled by LINDA JAMES