* Ellicott City: 3100 block of Wheaton Way: Someone tried to steal a 1991 Honda Accord Monday. Police found a screwdriver shoved into the ignition.
8800 block of Town and Country Blvd.: Police found pry marks on a house's front door Tuesday, but there was no entry.
5300 block of Kerger Road: Someone used a key to enter a house for sale and then stole a range from the garage between last Friday and Tuesday, police said.
* Elkridge: 6400 block of Skipton Drive: A black 1988 Chevrolet Camaro with Maryland tags VMP-660 was stolen Monday, police said.
6100 block of Race Road: Police tried to stop a man in a truck for a traffic violation about 2 a.m. Wednesday, but the man fled on foot. Police said the truck had been stolen from a fenced yard at Payne Landscaping.
6300 block of S. Hanover Road: Someone destroyed the steering column of a 1984 Datsun pick-up truck during a theft attempt at the Normandy Ford body shop Tuesday, police said.