* Elkridge: 6600 block of Santa Barbara Road: Someone pried open the front door of Natural Inc. and took a safe from a desk Thursday. In the same area that night, someone broke into several vehicles and sprayed inside them with a fire extinguisher, police said.
7100 block of Brookdale Drive: A white 1989 Ford Mustang was stolen from the Baltimore-Washington Auto Exchange on Wednesday.
* Ellicott City: 8500 block of Route 40: Someone stole keys from the service area of Acura West and took a beige 1988 Acura Legend with Maryland tags NFN149 from the lot Thursday. The car had been left there for service, police said.
3400 block of Plum Tree Drive: Two stereos, a speaker and tapes were stolen from four cars parked at Crab Shanty restaurant Thursday, police said.