| Jan 7, 2015
| 3:33 PM
A 25-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of trying to burn down a San Francisco home used in the making of the movie “Mrs. Doubtfire," starring the late Robin Williams.
Tyqwon Eugenen Welch of Los Angeles was arrested Wednesday morning...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 3:05 PM
San Francisco police have detained a woman in connection with two small arson fires set at a house that served as the backdrop to the popular "Mrs. Doubtfire" movie that starred actor Robin Williams.
Police spokesman Albie Esparza says detectives were...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 2:25 PM
Howard County police said Timothy Mark Fuller, the man they claim shot his sister-in-law before officials found her body inside a burning trailer in Elkridge Saturday, was arrested Sunday morning in Florida.
Fuller, of Elkridge, was arrested by an...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 3:27 PM
A 19-year-old West Side man set fire to a recycling bin at a Red Line station on the North Side earlier this month before boarding the train, prosecutors said.
Ivan Corona-Gutierrez, of the 2200 block of South Kildare Avenue, was ordered held in lieu of...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 2:41 PM
A judge granted bail Tuesday for a reputed mob bookmaker who had a stun gun and a cattle prod when he was charged last week with burning down a Middletown restaurant in an insurance fraud.
Federal prosecutors insisted that, as a condition of his...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 12:13 PM
A 37-year-old man had been indicted on arson charges for allegedly setting the massive and devastating King fire that burned for more than a month in El Dorado County.
El Dorado County Dist. Atty. Vern Pierson on Monday announced the grand jury decision...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 9:29 PM
Four people who helped authorities track down and prosecute a man who set a Hacienda Heights church on fire in 2011 will share a $10,000 reward, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors said Tuesday.
The reward was offered by the board three days...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 1:28 PM
A team of arson investigators is looking into a series of four suspicious vehicle fires that occurred in less than hour all in the same San Francisco neighborhood early Wednesday.
The first of the fires -- three of which involved sport utility...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 10:38 AM
Arson is suspected as the cause of a fire at a San Francisco home used in the making of the movie "Mrs. Doubtfire" starring the late Robin Williams, police said.
Police and fire arson investigators were called at about 8:14 p.m. Monday to the home in...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 3:11 PM
A 32-year-old transient was arrested on charges of setting a string of car fires in downtown Los Angeles early Thursday, police said.
David Barton is being held on suspicion of arson after he was taken into custody by LAPD officers about 3:30 a.m. at...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 10:15 PM
A protester who advocated for peaceful demonstrations in Ferguson was charged Saturday with setting fire to a convenience store in a neighboring suburb.
A St. Louis County jail official said Joshua Williams, 19, of St. Louis, was being held on $30,000...