Ellicott City: 3600 block of Horned Owl Court: A videocassette recorder and jewelry were stolen between Thursday and Saturday. There were no signs of forced entry.
Ellicott City: 3200 block of N. Ridge Road: Construction trailers belonging to East Coast Electric and Morgan-Keller Inc. were broken into between Wednesday and Friday, but nothing appears to be missing.
Elkridge: 6500 block of Old Waterloo Road: Someone broke into the Mayfield Cleaners Wednesday night or Friday morning by smashing the glass in the front door. The cash register was found open and cash was reported missing.
Elkridge: 6500 block of Old Waterloo Road: Someone attempted to break into Alexander's Video store between Wednesday and Friday by smashing the front glass but was unable to get in.