January 6, 1997
Police logEllicott City: 3500 block of St. Johns Lane: A 1991 black BMW 525, Maryland license CCW 075, was reported stolen Thursday.Pub Date: 1/06/97
May 10, 1994
POLICE LOG* Elkridge: 6600 block of Route 1: A .357-caliber Magnum handgun was reported stolen from a home Thursday, police said.
June 17, 1994
POLICE LOG* Kings Contrivance: 8600 block of Guilford Road: Someone removed a screen from a home's front window and searched through several rooms. Nothing was reported stolen.
November 11, 1996
Police logElkridge: 9200 block of U.S. 40: A vehicle was reported stolen Wednesday night. No further details were available.Elkridge: 3200 block of Corporate Court: A vehicle was reported stolen Wednesday afternoon. No further details were available.Pub Date: 11/11/96
November 29, 1994
POLICE LOG* Wilde Lake: 5400 block of Eliots Oak Road: A 1992 silver Toyota Camry with Maryland tags 52882HC was reported stolen between Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. and Thursday at 11 a.m.* Dorsey's Search: 5300 block of Brook Way: A 1993 tan Honda Accord with Maryland tags APA299 was reported stolen Saturday afternoon.
April 5, 1996
Police logDorsey's Search: 5300 block of Columbia Road: Clothing was reported stolen from a home between Saturday and Tuesday. Police said there was no sign of forced entry.
June 27, 1995
POLICE LOGLisbon: 17500 block of Timberleigh Way: Handguns were reported stolen from a home between June 19 and yesterday, but police said there was no sign of forced entry.
April 16, 2004
Carroll County firefighters and state police hoisted an extra-large catch out of Liberty Reservoir yesterday morning - a 2002 Ford Taurus reported stolen the night before. Authorities said the vehicle had been reported stolen from a Largo restaurant in Prince George's County on Wednesday night. The gray four-door was found partially submerged in the water near the reservoir's boat dock shortly before 8 a.m. Sykesville firefighters sent their dive team into the water. After determining that there was no one to rescue from the car, a towing service was called to drag it out of the water.
February 24, 1991
A compilation of crimes reported to Howard County police and state police:DL:Columbia9200 block Winding Way, Owen Brown: Feb. 13, an unknown suspect forcibly entered a home through a sliding glass door sometime between 8 and 9:30 a.m. and stole silver.5700 block Stevens Forest Road, Oakland Mills: Feb. 14, a 1990 Ford Probe was reported stolen from a residential parking lot sometime before 8 a.m.4900 block Columbia Road, Dorsey's Search: Feb. 15, an unknown suspect stole a 1987 Chevrolet Cavalier from a residential parking lot.6300 Block Roan Stallion Court, Long Reach: Feb. 17, an unknown suspect broke into a home and stole two purses sometime before 8 a.m.DATELINE: Elkridge6300 block Old Washington Road: Feb. 14, a 1977 Ford Van and trailer were reported stolen from a business area.
October 20, 1991
A Howard County grand jury ruled Thursday that a county police officer was not criminally at fault for firing his gun and wounding the driver of a stolen car that he believed was trying to run him down in August.Officer Charles Walker, a 19-year police veteran, was cleared of any wrongdoing by the grand jury, which found that Walker feared for his life when he fired the gun, said Michael Sherman, a county police spokesman.The incident occurred Aug. 7, when Walker and another officer, Kevin Meile, chased a stolen Toyota 4-Runner vehicle on Interstate 70 and eventually cornered the vehicle on Route 144.Police said the vehicle had come to a complete stop, but when Meile approached it, the15-year-old driver drove into his police cruiser.