A Parkville resident's car was recently broken into and also had a homophobic slur scrawled on it, according to Baltimore County police Between 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22 and 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23, a computer, two cameras, a backpack and other equipment were stolen from the car, Baltimore County police said.

The victim noticed a slur had been written on the side of the vehicle, which was parked near Canterbury Road and Park Drive. The word was written in dirt on the car. In addition to this incident, other recent police reports from the area include:

Belridge Road, 7900 block, between 10 p.m. Feb. 22 and 3 p.m. Feb. 23. Cash, jewelry, a purse and safe were stolen from a residence. There was no sign of forced entry, but the resident found the living room window open.

Marlborough Drive, 2500 block, between 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Feb. 18. A computer, electronic equipment and jewelry were stolen from a home. Someone entered the residence by breaking open a rear side window.

Arbor Station Way, 8300 block, between 9:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Feb. 18. Someone attempted to break into a home by prying open the front door. No entry was gained.

Sweet Air Road, 5200 block, between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. Feb. 20. Someone broke into a residence by forcing open a rear basement door. There was also an attempt to open a door leading from the basement to the kitchen, but it's not clear if the attempt was successful. Nothing was reported missing.

Harford Road, 10000 block, between 12 p.m. Feb. 15 and 9 a.m. Feb. 17. Three used car batteries belonging to a business were stolen.

Meadowland Court, 2600 block, between 11 a.m. and 2:40 p.m. Feb. 18. The front window glass at a business was discovered broken.