The following were among incidents reported recently by the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office and the Leesburg, Middleburg and Purcellville police departments. For more information, contact your local police or sheriff's department.

Arcola Area

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

CEDAR RIDGE BOULEVARD, 3:30 p.m. Aug. 20 to 1 p.m. Aug. 21. A loader-backhoe was stolen from a construction site.

Ashburn Area

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

WAYSIDE CIRCLE, 11 p.m. Aug. 18 to 7 a.m. Aug. 19. Five vehicles were entered, hood emblems were removed and cell phones, electronic devices, a CD player and CDs were stolen.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

WHITFORD SQ., 44000 block, 9:45 p.m. Aug. 20 to 8 a.m. Aug. 21. A 2000 Ford Explorer was stolen from a parking lot. The vehicle was later found burned in a field on Snickersville Turnpike.

Leesburg Area

ASSAULTS

FORT EVANS RD. NE, 100 block, 3:43 p.m. Aug. 24. An assault at a home was reported to police.

FORT EVANS RD. NE, 1 to 100 block, 9:52 p.m. Aug. 24. An assault was reported to police.

FORT EVANS RIDGE TER. NE, 400 block, 8:49 p.m. Aug. 23. An assault at a home was reported to police.

HALIFAX PL. SE, 100 block, 12:39 p.m. Aug. 23. An assault involving two juveniles was reported to police.

PLAZA ST. NE, 1 to 100 block, 9:40 p.m. Aug. 22. Police responded to an assault at a residence.

PLAZA ST. NE, 300 block, 7:40 p.m. Aug. 22. An assault at a school was reported to police.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

BRIDLE CREST SQUARE NE, 1:05 a.m. Aug. 24. A screen door was damaged in an attempt to enter a home.

CAMBRIA TER. NE, 1000 block, 10:13 p.m. Aug. 24. A hand-held video game player, 20 games and a flashlight were stolen from a vehicle.

FORT EVANS RD. NE, 200 block, 3:10 p.m. Aug. 23. Embezzlement at a business was reported to police.

FORT EVANS RD. NE, 200 block, 9:35 p.m. Aug. 24. A wallet was stolen from a purse at a grocery store.

HERITAGE WAY NE, 1 to 100 bock, 4:23 p.m. Aug. 21. Cash, prescription medication and two rings were stolen from a home.

IDA LEE DR. NW, 1 to 100 block, 11:48 a.m. Aug. 22. A Virginia driver's license was stolen from a wallet in a locker at a recreational center.

LOUDOUN ST. SE, 200 block, 1:27 p.m. Aug. 23. A red and blue Kettler tricycle was stolen from the front of a restaurant.

PADDINGTON WAY NE, 100 block, 3:06 p.m. Aug. 23. A black mountain bike was stolen from the front of a home.

RUST DR. NE, 800 block, 8:33 p.m. Aug. 22. A wooden deck chair was stolen from a home.

VANDALISM

FORT EVANS RD. SE, 100 block, 7:36 a.m. Aug. 21. Wood chips were put into a vehicle gas tank, and a tire was punctured. Two tires on a second vehicle were punctured, and registration decals were removed from the license plates.

FOXRIDGE DR. SW, 300 block, 8 p.m. Aug. 25. A fencepost at a home was damaged.

Purcellville Area

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

16th ST. N., Aug. 14. Vehicle parts were stolen.

VANDALISM

EASTGATE DR., 30000 block, Aug. 15. Property was damaged.

Sterling Area

ROBBERIES

WOODSHIRE DR., 46000 block, 2:38 to 2:40 a.m. Aug. 20. Two men assaulted a man as he was leaving a convenience store and tried to rob him.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

BERKELEY COURT, 11 p.m. Aug. 21 to 10 a.m. Aug. 22. A CD player was stolen from a vehicle entered by damaging a window.

GABLE SQ., 45000 block, 5:45 p.m. Aug. 20 to 10:10 a.m. Aug. 21. A CD player was stolen from a vehicle entered by damaging a window.

LAKE DR., 100 block, 5 p.m. Aug. 23 to 7:30 a.m. Aug. 24. Two vehicles were entered. A laptop computer was stolen from one of the vehicles, and a window was damaged.

RUSTY BLACKHAW SQ., 21000 block, 3:44 p.m. Aug. 19. A woman in a house awoke from a nap and heard a noise inside the home. She left the bedroom and saw a man, who ran off. Nothing was reported missing.

SPRINGLAKE COURT, 9 p.m. Aug. 20 to 9 a.m. Aug. 21. Four vehicle tires and rims were stolen.

THOMPSON SQ., 21000 block, 5:30 p.m. Aug. 18 to 6 a.m. Aug. 19. Stereos were stolen from four vehicles, and three of the vehicles were damaged.

VERNON ST. N., 800 block, 3 to 7 p.m. Aug. 25. A bicycle was stolen from a storage shed behind a home.

WILDER CT., 22000 block, 4:30 p.m. Aug. 20 to 5:30 a.m. Aug. 23. An air compressor, a pressure washer and tools were stolen from a construction site.

VANDALISM

PENNY LANE, 200 block, 3 a.m. Aug. 21 to 7 a.m. Aug. 23. Two vehicles were scratched.

POTOMAC VIEW ROAD AND PALISADES PARKWAY, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 17 to 7:07 a.m. Aug. 18. Three vehicle windows were damaged.

REGAL PLAZA, 45000 block, 10:30 to 10:45 p.m. Aug. 22. A vehicle window was damaged.

STAUNTON AVE., 800 block, 9:20 p.m. Aug. 18. A window at a home was damaged by an air-gun pellet.

-- Compiled by SANDY MAUCK