| Oct 21, 2014
| 1:00 PM
A 72-year-old man facing trial in a Pocono Township arson case was charged Tuesday with setting fire to his apartment in Stroudsburg two months earlier, state police said.
Paul W. York was charged with arson and related charges in the Aug. 2 fire in...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 7:19 PM
After a two-month investigation, state police have charged a 72-year-old Poconos man with intentionally starting the fire that gutted the Stroudsburg apartment house where he lived.
Paul W. York was arraigned Tuesday by District Judge JoLana Krawitz...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 1:47 PM
A man charged with setting fire to a vacant Logan Square home allegedly watched from a nearby porch as flames spread to an occupied building and several people, including a pregnant woman, fled for their safety, prosecutors said Thursday.
| Oct 7, 2014
| 8:24 AM
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Rodney Lee Bagby is an example.
Busted a week ago in Osceola County's tourist corridor, Bagby was riding with two young women calling themselves "Sugar" and...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 1:43 PM
HADDAM — A Virginia man admitted to setting a fire Thursday that destroyed a house and a barn on Candlewood Hill Road served briefly as a state police trooper in the 1980s, officials said.
Ronald Carlson, 50, of Portsmouth, Va., presented himself...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 2:44 PM
HARTFORD — A man charged with a brutal killing at a Manchester apartment in January rejected a plea agreement in Superior Court on Wednesday, opting instead to go to trial on charges of felony murder, sexual assault and arson.
Steven Durdek Jr.'s...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 2:49 PM
A 71-year-old cancer patient allegedly burned by his son on Oct. 7 has died, officials said.
Santiago Torres Sr. died on Oct. 9 from the injuries sustained in the fire.
Now his son, Santiago Torres Jr., is charged with murder.
A first-degree murder...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The following items were taken from Woodstock police reports:
A 20-year-old Wonder Lake man was charged with not having a driver's license, disobeying a yield sign and driving an uninsured motor vehicle. He was stopped near Rhodes and Olive streets...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 6:57 PM
Police in the small Northern California city of Weed have arrested a suspect on suspicion of arson in connection with a fire that destroyed 157 homes and forced the evacuation of 4,000 people last month.
Weed Police Department officials said in a...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 2:29 PM
The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said on Thursday they've arrested at least one of the two juveniles involved in a May arson.
Deputies said the juvenile, who was 16 when the fire occurred but is now 17, is being held at the Palm Beach County Jail...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Three students were arrested Friday in connection with separate incidents at Coral Springs schools where a fire was set earlier in the week and violent threats were posted on social media.
Police are also investigating similar threats made by adults....