The following is compiled from police reports. The Columbia Flier includes descriptions of perpetrators only when the description makes identification possible.

East Columbia

Dobbin Road, 6400 block, 3:34 a.m. Jan. 20. Entry gained to Walmart by breaking glass door. Bicycle stolen.

In other news from the Crime Log:

Calm Sunset, between 10:30 a.m. Jan. 18 and 12:30 p.m. Jan. 19. Entry gained to residence by breaking basement window. Electronics stolen.

Phelps Luck Drive, 5300 block, between 6 p.m. Jan. 18 and 9:55 a.m. Jan. 19. Entry gained to Grandfather's Garden Center by prying lock on rear door. Cash stolen.

Calm Sunset, 10:43 a.m. Jan. 16. Entry gained to residence by prying open basement window. Laptop stolen.

West Columbia

Cottonwood Way, 10700 block, between 9:30 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. Jan. 16. Entry gained to residence by smashing rear window. Liquor, cash and jewelry stolen.

Dovecote Way, 6600 block, between 10:30 a.m. and 2:10 p.m. Jan. 14. Entry gained to residence through unlocked door. TV stolen.

If you have any further information about these crimes, call Howard County police at 410-313-2200.