The following is compiled from police reports. Descriptions of perpetrators are included only when the description makes identification possible.
Wethered Road, 8700 block, 5:32 p.m., July 28. Entry gained by breaking window; cash stolen.
West Springs Road, 3100 block, 8:18 p.m., July 23. Entry gained to residence via balcony. Cash, clothing stolen.
Frederick Road, 16200 block, between July 20 and 5:05 p.m. July 23. Rear door kicked in; copper pipe stolen.
River Island Drive, 8900 block, between July 17 and 10:39 a.m. July 24. Entry gained to apartment by forcing window.
Long Corner Road, 600 block, 3 p.m., July 28. One person distracted victim who was gardening, second person entered home. Cash, jewelry stolen.
Gentle Rolling Drive, 11200 block, between 5 p.m. July 25 and 6:30 a.m. July 28. Dishwasher stolen from residence under construction.
If you have any further information about these crimes, call Howard County police at 410-313-2200.