At 8:40 a.m., a hoodlum broke into a vehicle in the 5200 block of West Lovers Lane, but it’s unclear whether anything was stolen.
At 2:25 p.m., a shoplifter stole merchandise from Macy’s at NorthPark Center. Emmett Sylvester Marshall, 22, was arrested on a theft charge.
Between 2:30 and 2:42 p.m., a shoplifter stole clothing from Nordstrom at NorthPark Center. Brittney Powell Fobbs, 26, was arrested on a theft charge.
Between 2 and 3:30 p.m., a thief stole a motorized chair from an apartment complex in the 8500 block of Thackery Street.
Between 4 and 4:45 p.m., a shoplifter stole clothing from Dillard’s at NorthPark Center. De’Michael Makelton Webb, 19, was arrested on a theft charge.
Between 6 and 6:30 p.m., a burglar broke into a vehicle at Town North YMCA and stole property.
At 2:46 a.m., Taylor Allen Page, 23, was arrested in the 6800 block of Lakehurst Avenue on a charge of driving while intoxicated following a one-car accident.
Between 6 p.m. on Dec. 15 and 6:30 a.m. on Dec. 16, a thief stole chrome hubcaps from a vehicle in the 4100 block of Valley Ridge Road.
Between 2 and 8 a.m., a miscreant stole a stereo and amplifiers from an unlocked vehicle at an apartment complex in the 5400 block of Amherst Circle. During the same time frame, a burglar broke into another vehicle at the same complex, but nothing was stolen.
At 1 p.m., a lawbreaker stole packages from a porch in the 4300 block of Reaumur Drive.
At 2:20 p.m., a crook stole property from an unlocked vehicle in the 6500 block of Lakehurst Avenue.
Between noon and 4 p.m., a thief stole a plant and planter from outside a house in the 8600 block of Glencrest Lane.
At 2:09 a.m., a malefactor broke into a house in the 7300 block of Glendora Avenue and rummaged through some drawers, but didn’t steal anything.
At 2:35 a.m., a vandal broke a gate outside a house in the 4200 block of Bonham Street.
Between 11 p.m. on Dec. 15 and 5:30 a.m. on Dec. 16, a thief stole property from multiple unlocked vehicles in the 4400 block of Bluffview Boulevard.
Between 11:45 p.m. on Dec. 15 and 6 a.m. on Dec. 16, a burglar broke into a house in the 6000 block of Aberdeen Avenue and stole property. The same thing happened during the same time frame at a house in the 6000 block of Meadow Road.
Between 11 p.m. on Dec. 15 and 6:30 a.m. on Dec. 16, an intruder entered an unlocked house in the 6700 block of Norway Road and tried to steal electronics.
Between 9 a.m. on Dec. 15 and 11 a.m. on Dec. 16, a rapscallion stole a hubcap from a vehicle at an apartment complex in the 6200 block of West Northwest Highway.
At 1:36 p.m., an arsonist set fire to a trash container, causing damage to a wall at Preston Center.
Between 2:40 and 3 a.m., a robber handed a note to an employee of CVS at Preston Forest Village claiming to have a gun and demanding drugs.
Between 10 p.m. on Dec. 17 and 10 a.m. on Dec. 18, a larcenist broke into two vehicles and stole the third-row seats from each at an apartment complex in the 7700 block of Greenway Boulevard.
Between 11:07 and 11:30 a.m., a thief stole a package from the porch of a house in the 5500 block of University Boulevard.
Between noon and 1 p.m., a pickpocket stole a wallet from a purse inside a restaurant at The Market at Preston Forest.
Between 9:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., a burglar broke into a vehicle at Preston Center and stole property.