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

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Columbia Area

ROBBERIES

OLD DOBBIN RD., 6100 block, 9:11 p.m. May 27. Two males with weapons ordered three boys walking near a high school to lie on the ground. The assailants assaulted the boys and searched their pockets and socks. The robbers fled empty-handed.

RUSTLING LEAF, 8:27 p.m. June 1. Two boys on a basketball court pushed a youth off a green-and-silver bicycle and fled with the bicycle.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

BASKET RING RD., 9500 block, 1:43 a.m. June 2. A front window at an elementary school was broken. Nothing was reported stolen.

BASKET RING RD., 9600 block, 10:56 p.m. May 28. Video games and DVDs were stolen from an apartment entered by kicking in a front window.

MYSTIC CT., 5500 block, 11:33 p.m. May 29. Prescription drugs were stolen from a residence.

PHELPS LUCK DR., 5300 block, 1:59 a.m. May 27. A front window at a business was smashed. Nothing was reported stolen.

SUMMERCREST DR., 6300 block, 1:40 p.m. May 26. Cash, a camera and games were stolen from a residence entered through a window.

WOODSIDE CT., 6300 block, 3 p.m. May 28 to 7 a.m. June 1. Laptop computers were stolen from a business entered by forcing several doors.

WYNDHAM CIR., 5800 block, 8:53 p.m. May 26. A person entered a residence and jumped out a second-floor balcony when an occupant returned to the residence. Property had been moved around in the residence. Nothing was reported stolen.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

FLOWERSTOCK ROW, 8800 block, 12:56 p.m. June 1. A red 1992 Geo Prism was stolen.

LITTLE PATUXENT PKWY., 10300 block, 10:15 to 11:45 a.m. June 1. A red 1998 Hyundai Accent was stolen.

OLD COLUMBIA RD., 10000 block, 8:02 p.m. May 27. A beige 14-foot boat and trailer were stolen.

TROTTING RIDGE WAY, 10900 block, 2 p.m. May 30 to 2 p.m. May 31. A dark-green Buick LeSabre was stolen.

Elkridge Area

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

AMBERTON RD., 6600 block, 5:30 p.m. May 27 to 8:30 a.m. May 28. Cell phones and cash were stolen from a business.

OLD WATERLOO RD., 7100 block, May 17 to May 28. A construction site was entered. Nothing was reported stolen.

OLD WATERLOO RD., 7100 block, 1 p.m. May 29 to 8 a.m. May 31. Copper wire was stolen from a construction site.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

KEETON RD., 8000 block, 10:49 p.m. May 30. A gold 2002 Ford Focus was stolen.

ORCHARD CLUB DR., 6300 block, 12:16 p.m. May 29. A green 1997 Kawasaki ZX6R motorcycle was stolen.

Ellicott City Area

ROBBERIES

TOWN AND COUNTRY BLVD., 8700 block, 3:35 p.m. May 31. Three juveniles robbed a pizza delivery person of cash and food at gunpoint. Three juveniles were later arrested. A handgun was recovered.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

SONIA TRAIL, 3200 block, 6 p.m. May 27 to 1 p.m. May 28. A vacant residence was entered through an unlocked sliding door. Containers were found at the residence. Nothing was reported stolen.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

TOWN AND COUNTRY BLVD., 8800 block, May 26 to 7:39 a.m. May 27. A 1990 Honda Accord was stolen.

TOWN AND COUNTRY BLVD., 8900 block, May 28 to June 1. A Geo Metro was stolen.

Jessup Area

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

IRON BRIDGE RD., 10600 block, 12:23 a.m. May 28. An attempt was made to enter a business by forcing a back door.

WASHINGTON BLVD., 8100 block, 7 p.m. May 25 to 10:07 a.m. May 26. Cash, cigarettes, lighters and liquor were stolen from a liquor store entered by force.

Laurel Area

ROBBERIES

RUTH AVE., 1 to 100 block, 10:40 a.m. June 1. A video game system was stolen from a residence entered through a side window. A person was seen on the side of the residence holding a black bag.

SCAGGSVILLE RD., 11200 block, 6:31 p.m. May 27. Police received a report that a person with a weapon in a video store robbed a clerk of cash.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

PARK AVE., 9600 block, May 26. Three juveniles with a stolen key entered the residence of an acquaintance and took two video game systems. Three juveniles were later arrested.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

BARREL HOUSE RD., 9600 block, 8 p.m. May 31 to 5:45 a.m. June 1. A blue 1995 BMW 318I was stolen.

WASHINGTON BLVD., 9900 block, May 29 or May 30. A 2003 Mitsubishi Galant was stolen.

Mount Airy Area

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

ST. MICHAELS RD., 1100 block, 10 p.m. May 25 to 7 a.m. May 26. Computers were stolen from an office at a church.

-- Compiled by LINDA JAMES