The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
York Road at Gibbons Boulevard, 5:32 p.m. Oct. 22. A man between ages 40 and 50, with short black hair, driving a late model gold Jeep SUV with tinted rear windows, followed a car on York Road in Cockeysville and pulled up next to it at Gibbons Boulevard. The Jeep driver fired a shot at the car's driver. The shot missed and the shooter drove away. The bullet was not recovered.
Lake Vista Circle, 400 block, between 11 p.m. Oct. 16 and 10:30 a.m. Oct. 17. Man wearing black hooded sweat shirt broke bedroom window and stole television.
Barretts Delight Drive, 10400 block, between 1 and 1:16 a.m. Oct. 18. Playstation 3 and computer parts stolen. Entry through unlocked door while resident was in kitchen.
Breezy Branch Court, unit block, between 2:30 and 11:10 p.m. Oct. 20. Keys and papers stolen from safe. Means of entry unknown.
Marykay Road, 100 block, between 4 p.m. Oct. 21 and 4 p.m. Oct. 23. Mountain bike stolen from carport.
Dulaney Valley Road, 2300 block, between 11:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. on Oct. 12. Money stolen from room at Stella Maris.
Sherwood Avenue, 6300 block, at 5:18 a.m., Oct. 23. Man with gun stole $40 cash and $100 worth of Newport cigarettes from 7-Eleven. Fled on foot.
Witherwood Court, unit block, between 5 and 5:30 a.m., Oct. 22. Two men kicked down apartment door and were attacked by male inside. No property taken.
Kenilworth Drive and Camberley Circle, at 8:15 p.m., Oct. 21. Four males approached man on sidewalk, stole pack of cigarettes, punched man in face and fled on foot.
Loch Raven Boulevard, 8400 block, between 1 and 1:10 a.m., Oct. 21. Roll of copper pipe worth $20 stolen from storage room of apartment complex. Entry through window.
Queen Ferry Road, 6900 block, 10:30 p.m., Oct. 19. Two men with rifle approached woman and stole cream-colored purse and Motorola Cliq XT cell phone.
Overbook Road, 900 block, between 7 a.m. and 3:15 p.m., Oct. 19. White Xbox, controller and game stolen from home. Entry through unlocked front door.
Dulaney Valley Road, 1200 block, between 8:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18. Copper gutters and downspouts stolen from house.
Dulaney Valley Road and Investment Place, at 2:35 p.m., Oct. 17. Male teenager attempted, but failed, to steal man's black iPhone while at bus stop. Teen fled on foot.
York Road, 8000 block, between 9:30 p.m., Oct. 16 and 12:30 a.m., Oct. 17. Screen cut and apartment entered. Nothing taken.
Walker Avenue, 600 block, between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m., Oct 16. Pearl necklace, Dell laptop computer and cash stolen from kitchen. Forced entry through window.
If you have information about any of these crimes, call the Towson Precinct at 410-887-2361.