500 block S. Monroe St., Monday, Jan. 2, 7 a.m.: A man’s car was stolen at knifepoint.
1200 block W. Lombard St., Sunday, Jan. 1, 12:10 a.m.: A man and woman argued, and she hit him with a cell phone charger. She ran away but was arrested a short time later.
200 block S. Carey St., Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2:30 p.m.: A man leaving a check-cashing business was hit over the head and knocked out. He was taken to a hospital for treatment of a broken nose and facial fractures.
500 block E. Fort Ave., Sunday, Jan. 1, 2:45 a.m.: A man was arrested after punching another man in the face and head during a bar fight. The victim refused medical attention.
1300 block Sargeant St., Sunday, Jan. 1, 8:45 p.m.: Someone broke a window of a house but apparently did not get in. Nothing was missing.
Unit block S. Calhoun St., Wednesday, Jan. 4, 8 a.m.: Someone broke into a house and stole jewelry and a MacBook laptop computer.
100 block S. Fulton Ave., Thursday, Jan. 5, 11 p.m.: Someone broke into a house and stole a PlayStation 3 bundle, laptop computer, an iPod and games.
600 block S. Monroe St., Sunday, Jan. 1, 3:44 a.m.: A woman awakened to hear someone moving about in her house. It turned out to be an acquaintance of her family, and she told him to leave as she was calling the police. He left; nothing was taken.
300 block S. Mount St., Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2:40 p.m.: Someone stole a washing machine, dryer, vacuum cleaner and doors from a vacant house.
Unit block E. Cross St., Thursday, Jan. 5: Someone, or someones, unknown stole a black leather jacket, iPhone, keys, and two bottles of liquor from three businesses in the unit block E. Cross St. A bartender chased a man, described as scruffy, bearded, 30-39 years of age, white with brown hair and wearing a black Adidas jacket, dark pants and white sneakers. The bartender recovered the liquor and then called police, who searched for the suspect but did not find him.
200 block S. Fremont Ave., Friday, Jan. 6, 3 p.m.: Someone unknown stole medicine and a tattoo gun from a business.
1000 block S. Charles St., Friday, Jan. 6, 4 p.m.: Someone shoplifted a shaver.
Larceny from auto
Jan. 3-4: Someone stole the license tags from two vehicles parked in the 500 block S. Monroe St.
Police and community
The Southern District Police Community Relations Council meets on the third Thursday of each month. The next will be on Thursday, Jan. 19, with buffet opening at 6:30 p.m. at the Southern District Police Station, 10 Cherry Hill Road. Sign up now to host the buffet. Info: Jack Baker firstname.lastname@example.org, 443-831-0538, www.sdpcrc.org.
Neighborhood Watch was compiled by Jacqueline Watts