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Nephew of 'Big Ang' Raiola arrested for S.I. arson

New York Daily News: All three are facing charges of arson, criminal mischief, burglary, reckless endangerment and criminal trespass. FDNY Fire Marshals tracked down the accused arsonists after one of them bragged on Facebook about starting the blaze, officials said.
Lynnwood Man faces arson, attempted murder charges

- 3 days ago @ king5.com: That's only part of the reason they arrested the 55-year-old, and have accused him of arson, and attempted murder. On Tuesday, they outlined their case in court, and through probable cause documents. They say when first responders arrived, Morgan's ...

Mulligan School Fire: No Signs of Arson, Officials Say

- 2 days ago @ dnainfo.com: LINCOLN PARK — An early investigation has found there were no signs of arson in the fire that gutted the former Mulligan School building, Chicago Fire Department officials said Wednesday. The fire closed down a three-block stretch of Sheffield Avenue ...

OPD says local fires were arson

- 2 days ago @ thedailystar.com: Oneonta city police are investigating two arson cases and an explosion that left a man with serious burns, officials said this week. Fires at unoccupied residential properties at 50 Clinton St. and 7 Cherry St. have been ruled arson, although specifics ...

Rochester Man Charged With Arson

- 1 day ago @ rochester.twcnews.com: ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- The Rochester Arson Task Force arrested a man they said use gasoline to start a fire as a result of a domestic issue. Marvin Dillard, 34, of Rochester, was charged with second degree arson. The task force said he used gasoline to ...

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Kessinger convicted of arson

Investigators from the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Kentucky State Police and the ATF/Bowling Green Fire Department Arson Task Force testified the fire could not have been started through natural causes or accidentally ...

Arson charge

Mesabi Daily News: HIBBING — The Hibbing man accused of setting fire to a neighbor's garage last Thursday has been charged with arson and remains in custody. Kevin P. Anderson, 59, was formally charged with felony first degree arson Friday in St. Louis County Court.

Arson attack on Karawarra shop

Two arsonists have been caught on camera setting fire to a hair salon in Karawarra, near Bentley.

Arson suspected in Lehi condo complex fire

Arson is suspected in a fire that damaged several units of a Utah County condominium complex. Investigators estimated the...

Arson Spike in Oneonta

A big part of the arson investigation is up to the fire fighters who actually fought the fire inside the houses. They had to determine what started the fire, in this case a person, before the police can move forward with their investigation. "We would ...

Arson fear after blaze hits Rugby's Imperial Hotel

AN ARSON investigation has been launched following a fire at a town hotel. Firefighters were called to The Imperial Hotel in Oxford Street at around 10.30pm on Sunday (October 5) to tackle a blaze at the rear of the building.

Elderly Transient Arrested in Series of Arson Fires

SF Weekly (blog): San Francisco Police arson investigators in collaboration with San Francisco Fire Department Bureau of Fire Investigations investigators assigned to the Arson Task Force obtained evidence at the scene of one of the arson incidents which led to the ...

Man pleads guilty to series of arson fires in Scio

OregonLive.com: Zachary Lee Burghart, 29, was convicted of second-degree arson and three counts of first-degree criminal mischief. A sentence of 18 months in prison was suspended, however, and Burghart was given five years supervised probation and time already served ...

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Arson suspected in one of four recent home fires

Investigators have found evidence that a Battle Creek house fire on Thursday was arson. Based on evidence collected, he fire appears to be incendiary, Battle Creek Fire Department Inspector Lt. Quincy Jones said after an inspection of 438 W. Jackson St.

Arson suspected in early morning house fire

KSAT San Antonio: Fire crews were there investigating for signs of arson. Fire investigators said they believe gasoline was poured in the house as well and that both fires were no accident. They say the last homeowners had recently moved out, and no one was inside at ...

Arson Suspected in 3 Car Fires in San Francisco's Noe Valley

NBC Bay Area: Arson investigators are trying to figure out who set to vehicles on fire in San Francisco's Noe Valley early Wednesday morning, leaving three cars and vans scorched and melted. Just about 2 a.m. police spotted a white Dodge Sprinter van on fire in the ...

Arson suspected in far East Side house fire

KSAT San Antonio: SAN ANTONIO - A San Antonio house is considered a total loss after it was destroyed by a fire early Wednesday morning. Firefighters responded to the fire just after 2 a.m. at the house in the 200 block of Readwell off WW White Road. Officials said the ...

Arson suspected in 5 fires, one in a sweat lodge, set in small area of Mpls.

The fires, all set under the cover of darkness, occurred in a 4- by 6-block area that is dissected east to west by Franklin Avenue.

Arson suspected in early morning house fire

By late Wednesday morning, the vacant home on Readwell Street on the East Side still stood intact, but fire had gutted the inside. Neighbors saw flames and smoke shooting from the home at about 1:30 a.m. Wednesday. They said the block was lit up by emergency vehicles. "Early in the morning, they had the whole street blocked off," said Ramiro Landa, who lives a few houses down. Landa said that ...

Arson suspected in far East Side house fire

A San Antonio house is considered a total loss after it was destroyed by a fire early Wednesday morning. Firefighters responded to the fire just after 2 a.m. at the house in the 200 block of Readwell off WW White Road. Officials said the home was vacant, but someone may have tried to set it on fire Tuesday evening by dousing it with gasoline. The first attempt failed, but fire officials said ...

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'Little Hope Was Arson, ' a Documentary of Texas and Religion

New York Times: There's nothing fancy about “Little Hope Was Arson,” a documentary on the 2010 church fires in East Texas, and that's the beauty of it. The filmmaker, Theo Love, presents the people in the story as they are, without passing judgment and without apology ...

10 TX Churches Burned: 'Little Hope Was Arson, ' Acclaimed True-Crime Documentary, Premieres Today

A New York Times' Critic's Pick, LITTLE HOPE WAS ARSON is a bold documentary raising new questions about the 10 church fires that swept East Texas in 2010, when the blazes sparked the largest manhunt in the region’s history. Through interviews with investigators, church communities and the two young arsonists, LITTLE HOPE WAS ARSON asks, “What makes a church more than a building? (PRWeb November ...

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2 new City Heights arsons bring total to 16

U-T San Diego: SAN DIEGO — Investigators are trying to figure out who set two arson fires early Wednesday morning in City Heights, the latest of more than two dozen blazes intentionally set since September. The first fire on Wednesday was reported around 1 a.m. on ...

2 arson fires investigated in City Heights

U-T San Diego: SAN DIEGO — Investigators are trying to figure out who set two arson fires early Wednesday morning in the City Heights area. The first fire was reported around 1 a.m. on Polk Avenue near 46th Street, said San Diego Fire-Rescue Department spokesman Lee ...

Radford University students get arson investigation training

WDBJ7: It's also called a mobile arson truck and a handful of criminal justice majors are crawling around inside it, trying to figure out what caused the fire. There are 3 of these "mobile burn trailers in America- 2 are based here in Virginia, this one's ...

Criminal Justice majors get hands-on experience on how to investigate an arson

A handful of criminal justice majors from Radford University were able to investigate a mobile arson truck, trying to figure out what caused the fire inside.

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Elderly S. Korean Gets 20 Years in Jail for Arson

ABC News: An elderly dementia patient in South Korea was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Friday for setting a fire at a hospital for the elderly that killed 22 people. The 81-year-old man was convicted of arson and manslaughter, according to Gwangju District ...

Student charged with arson after high school fire

KETV Omaha: A COUNCIL BLUFFS STUDENT IS CHARGED WITH ARSON TONIGHT.. SUSPECTED OF STARTING A FIRE AT ABRAHAM LINCOLN HIGH SCHOOL. IT HAPPENED TUESDAY.. TODAY, THE CLEAN-UP CONTINUES. THERE'S THOUSANDS OF ...

Arson detectives investigate Lealman house fire

Arson detectives are investigating a fire at a Lealman home where a neighbor helped get all residents and pets out safely.                

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Two charged with arson, burglary after Fairhope flower shop fire

AL.com: Michelle Lyn Basco View full sizeMichelle Lyn Basco, 34, shown above, and Timothy Andrew Gaines, 30, both of Fairhope, were arrested Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, and charged with second-degree arson and third-degree burglary involving a fire that occurred ...

Rochester Man Charged With Arson

TWC News: ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- The Rochester Arson Task Force arrested a man they said use gasoline to start a fire as a result of a domestic issue. Marvin Dillard, 34, of Rochester, was charged with second degree arson. The task force said he used gasoline to ...

Man Charged With Arson For Manor House Fire That Killed Dog

The arson suspect has been identified as Olen Gist, 61. Investigators say Wednesday night Manor police officers were dispatched to the home for a family disturbance between a man and woman. Gist had fled the scene before officers arrived and the victim was transported to University Medical Center Brackenridge for her injuries, police say. ...

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Maple Heights house fire ruled arson, investigators offer $5000 reward

cleveland.com: MAPLE HEIGHTS, Ohio -- A fire that rendered a Maple Heights home uninhabitable early Monday was ruled an arson by the Division of State Fire Marshal. The Blue Ribbon Arson Committee is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for anyone who knows anything ...

Man admits to arson live on camera

New York Post: ROCKVILLE, Md. — A Montgomery County man has been arrested after confessing to a TV news crew that he set a house fire the station was covering. WJLA-TV was at the scene of an active Rockville house fire on Wednesday when a man who identified ...

Man charged with Rockville arson

WTOP: WASHINGTON -- A man who confessed to an ABC7 crew that he set the Rockville, Maryland, house fire the crew was covering has been charged with first-degree arson and three counts of reckless endangerment. Montgomery County Fire spokesman Pete ...

Montgomery County investigators suspect arson in house fire in Rockville

Washington Post: Montgomery County fire investigators apprehended a 27-year-old man on Wednesday and suspect he may have intentionally set a fire that caused more than $400,000 damage to a home near downtown Rockville. Three adults were home at the time of the ...

Man admits to arson live on camera

ROCKVILLE, Md. — A Montgomery County man has been arrested after confessing to a TV news crew that he set a house fire the station was covering.

SAFD suspects arson in twice torched house

Officers with the San Antonio Fire Department's arson division are investigating an East Side house fire after responding to the scene on two separate occasions overnight.

Arson attack on house with two children was attempted murder

POLICE IN NORTHERN Ireland have said they are treating a report of an arson attack in Derry as attempted murder. The house fire started last night, with a family of four, including two children, trapped inside. Emergency ...

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