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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.
Man charged with arson over Stanley fires

- 5 days ago @ bbc.com: A man has been charged with arson after a series of blazes in County Durham. Five fires were started on the Poets Estate in Stanley between 03:00 and 05:00 GMT on 14 February, with one at Burnside Primary School two days later. Durham Police said a ...

Arson charge follows spate of fires

- 5 days ago @ ri.search.yahoo.com: A man is charged with arson after a series of blazes in County Durham.

UPDATED: Stanley arson suspect appears in court

- 5 days ago @ ri.search.yahoo.com: A MAN has been arrested and charged in connection with a series of arson attacks at properties in the Stanley area last weekend.

London warehouse fire treated as arson

- 5 days ago @ bbc.com: A fire which destroyed a storage warehouse in south-east London is being treated as arson, police have said. Up to 100 firefighters tackled the blaze at industrial units off Yarnton Way in Erith for more than three hours on Saturday morning. Two ...

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Info sought in arson fire at Tampa home

WTSP 10 News: Tampa, Florida -- The Tampa Fire Marshal's Office is seeking information on an arson fire at a vacant Tampa home Thursday. Fire Rescue crews were called out to the home in the 4000 block of W Waterman Avenue around 1:55 a.m. and found it engulfed in ...

Phoenix arson investigators won't face discipline

An administrative investigation into two Phoenix arson investigators and their supervisor has concluded shortcomings in a 2009 arson probe were from a lack of training, not misconduct.                

Phoenix arson investigators won't face discipline

azcentral.com: An administrative investigation into two Phoenix arson investigators and their supervisor has concluded shortcomings in a 2009 arson probe were from a lack of training, not misconduct. The independent investigation completed by attorney John J. Egbert, ...

Arson suspected in 3 Conroe house fires

KHOU: Anyone with information concerning these fires is encouraged to report that information by calling the Texas Advisory Council on Arson at 1-877-434-7345 or Montgomery County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-392-7807. A $1,000 reward is being offered.

Arson ruled in house fire

Times Daily: GREENHILL — Authorities are asking for the public's help in finding out who is responsible for a fire Tuesday that heavily damaged a house on Lauderdale 73. Law enforcement officials said firefighters from Greenhill, Killen and Center Star volunteer ...

Gentilly gas station arson-for-hire case nets 12-year sentence

NOLA.com: Days later, Moses told Brown he would not be paid unless he committed a second arson attack that did more damage, though he said he had upped the payment to $3,000. Brown recruited Michael Collins to make the second attempt for $500, prosecutors ...

Arrest made in Arlington apartment arson

WJXT Jacksonville: Sandy Elmore, 35, was arrested Thursday and charged with four counts of arson to an occupied dwelling. The state fire marshal's office said Elmore made a threat to burn his girlfriend's apartment down when he left, then sent her text messages saying he ...

West Pittston Fire Ruled Arson

wnep.com: WEST PITTSTON — A fire at a home in Luzerne County has been ruled arson by investigators. Firefighters said the fire began around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday on the second floor of the home on Luzerne Avenue in West Pittston. The fire chief told Newswatch ...

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Arrest made in Cottage Grove arson case

WMTV: COTTAGE GROVE, Wis. -- Dane County's Sheriff announced today that Russell A. Speigle has been arrested in connection with the arson fire in Cottage Grove on Sunday. Speigle became a person of interest early in the investigation after detectives visited ...

Man faces arson charges for fire at future home of sex offender

A Cottage Grove man has been arrested in connection with the arson in the town of Cottage Grove at a home intended for a registered sex offender. The Dane County Sheriff’s Office said fire crews were called to 4721 Gaston Circle in the town of Cottage Grove at 7:33 p.m. Sunday and found flames coming from the home when they arrived. The house was the target of a suspected arsonist on Dec. 8. In ...

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House hit twice by arson was to house sex offender

A Dane County house targeted by a suspected arsonist in December was hit again with flames on Sunday and now is deemed a total loss, according to the Dane County Sheriff's Office. The house was leased by the state Department of Corrections and a ...

Surveillance image shows man with gas cans near planned home of sex offender

A Cottage Grove man has been arrested in connection with the arson in the town of Cottage Grove at a home intended for a registered sex offender. The Dane County Sheriff’s Office said fire crews were called to 4721 Gaston Circle in the town of Cottage Grove at 7:33 p.m. Sunday and found flames coming from the home when they arrived. The house was the target of a suspected arsonist on Dec. 8. In ...

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Arson Suspected in Two Reno Fires

KOLO: RENO, NV - An arsonist could be to blame for two fires set Monday night near businesses on Moana Lane. The first was a small dumpster fire, but the second caused $20,000 in damage to an auto collision repair shop. Both fires were started in trash cans.

Arson suspected in fires at home leased for sex offender

TOWN OF COTTAGE GROVE, Wis. -- A home in Dane County that was supposed to house a convicted sex offender has gone up in flames. Sheriff Dave Mahoney says an arsonist is suspected of setting the fire that destroyed the Town of Cottage Grove house ...

Arson suspected in fire at Covina private school

COVINA >> Fire officials suspect arson in a fire that destroyed a portable toilet and damaged a classroom at a private school Sunday afternoon, authorities said. The fire was first reported at 3:35 p.m. at Stone Ridge Academy, 1115 E. Puente Street ...

Arson suspected in house fire

Arson squad detectives are investigating a fire which destroyed a house in Rockingham last night.

Arson Suspected in Two Reno Fires

The Reno Fire Department is investigating two fires near Reno businesses as possible cases of arson.

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Man charged with arson accused of burning down sex offender's home

KTRK-TV: A man with burns on his face now faces arson charges, ABC affiliate WKOW-TV reports. The Wisconsin Department of Corrections rented a home in a Madison suburb for convicted sex offender Harold Nyberg last year. Officials say keeping Nyberg under ...

Mount Carmel, Ill., man charged with arson in connection with mobile home fire

MOUNT CARMEL, Ill. - A Mount Carmel, Ill. man has been charged with arson in connection with a Sunday fire at a mobile home that injured one person. Rocky L. Hoard, 31 is being held in the Wabash County jail in Mount Carmel on $500,000 bond.

Suspect in Halloween Arson Due in Court

NECN: Maine police say a man charged with arson in connection with a Halloween house fire will appear in court next month. Jerald Stevens of Princeton is accused of entering an Indian Township home through an unlocked door and setting a fire that caused ...

Homeless man charged with arson at West Windsor apartment said he was

NJ.com: Fredrick W. Kane, 66, who is being held in lieu of $75,000 bond, is charged with arson, burglary and criminal mischief stemming from the Feb. 13 incident that was caught by video surveillance at The Gables at West Windsor, prosecutors said. The ...

Man charged with arson accused of burning down sex offender's home

A man with burns on his face now faces arson charges. Police suspect he's the man who's been torching a home rented out for a sex offender

Missouri man charged with arson during Ferguson unrest - Raw Story

The alleged arson occurred after St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch announced that a grand jury had declined to indict officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Brown last August. Violence erupted in and around ...

Newberry man charged with arson after classroom fire - WYFF 4.com

Deputies said Lorenzo O'Bryan Patterson, 25, faces arson charges. He's being held at the Newberry County Detention Center. He is homeless, according to deputies. The Newberry Fire Department was called to the school ...

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Teen charged with arson says in court he set fire to help girlfriend escape

MLive.com: Hopkins and his then-girlfriend, Alexis Penn, now 15, were charged with first-degree arson in connection with a Nov. 2 fire that destroyed her Hanover Townshp home and seriously injured her father, Charles Penn, who was in the home at the time. "She ...

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Woman charged with arson

Anita Jumper is charged with three counts of aggravated arson related to a fire at 811 W. Washington St. that sent two people to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Jumper, who is listed as living at the four-unit apartment building, was ...

Accused arsonist held without bail in Islamic center fire

Chron.com: A homeless man will remain in the Harris County jail without bail while police investigate a fire at a south Houston Islamic religious complex, a Houston judge ruled Monday. State District Judge Jim Wallace agreed with prosecutors who asked that 56 ...

Cheyney U. Dorm Fire Being Called Arson

CBS Local: CHEYNEY, Pa. (CBS) – A fire at a dorm at Cheyney University in Delaware County Sunday morning is now being called an arson. The fire broke out on the fifth floor of Tubman Hall when someone attempted to set a student's personal belongings on fire.

Arson damages Christian seminary in Jerusalem in suspected hate crime

An arson attack damaged a Greek Orthodox seminary near Jerusalem's Old City on Thursday and anti-Christian graffiti in Hebrew at the scene suggested the incident was a hate crime. Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat said in a statement the fire at the seminary was set deliberately and that "there is no room for such deplorable activity" in the city, which is holy to Jews, Muslims and Christians. Senior ...

$100, 000 pharmacy arson investigation

ARSON detectives are investigating a $100,000 fire at an Erskine pharmacy, just south of Mandurah.

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