* Kings Contrivance: 10900 block of Guilford Road: A would-be thief pried the handle of a U.S. post office storage shed. Nothing was reported stolen, police said.
7200 block of Eden Brook Drive: A gray 1990 Honda Accord with license number AAM668 was stolen on Saturday or Sunday.
* Oakland Mills: 9300 block of Old Line Court: Someone entered a house while residents were in the back yard, and stole an undisclosed amount of cash and a Giant gift certificate on Saturday afternoon, police said.
7500 block of Oakland Mills Road: A 1992 Chevrolet Cavalier was stolen Friday or Saturday. The car was recovered at the scene of an accident in Montgomery County before it was reported stolen, police said.
* Owen Brown: 9400 block of Kilimanjaro Road: A woman's purse was stolen late Sunday or early Monday when someone entered through an unlocked basement window.