A Bible and its case, together worth $80, were the only items listed as stolen from a car parked in the 3900 block of Neil Avenue after someone smashed its window between 6:45 and 7 a.m. March 1, according to Columbus police reports.
In other recent Clintonville-area police reports:
* A resident of the 100 block of Garden Road told police his car, worth $10,000, was stolen from his locked garage by someone he knows between 9 a.m. Feb. 25 and 9 p.m. Feb. 28.
* A woman told police a laptop computer worth $800 and a backpack valued at $300 were stolen from her car while it was parked at a business in the 4900 block of North High Street between 2 and 3:30 a.m. March 3.
* A business in the 3700 block of Indianola Avenue reported someone took a chain saw worth $640 and fled in a vehicle between 11:52 a.m. and 12:20 p.m. March 1.
* A man reported someone smashed the window of his vehicle, causing $100 in damage, while it was parked in the 3900 block of North High Street between 3:30 and 5:30 p.m. March 6.
* A vehicle worth $1,500, parked at a business in the 2900 block of Indianola Avenue with the keys inside, was stolen between 1 and 1:05 a.m. March 1, according to reports.
Police said surveillance video captured the theft, but it was not clear enough to identify the suspect.
* Children's educational materials and the bag that held them were reported stolen from a car parked in a lot in the 2800 block of North High Street between 5:20 p.m. Feb. 28 and 8:20 a.m. March 1.
The thief broke a window to access the workbooks, according to reports.
* A resident of the 3000 block of North High Street told police his car's window was smashed and a bag worth $164 was stolen from the trunk around 3 a.m. March 1.
* A man who lives in the 100 block of West North Broadway said someone took a cellphone worth $30 from his home between 8 a.m. and 9:49 p.m. March 3.
* A man told police he parked his car at a business in the 2500 block of North High Street at 11:20 p.m. March 3, but the car was not there when he returned around two hours later.
He told police he assumed the car had been impounded, but after calling the impound lot the next morning, he realized it had been stolen.
* A resident of the 2800 block of Adams Avenue said sunglasses, cords, jumper cables and a tool kit were stolen from his unlocked vehicle between 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. March 4.