| Apr 7, 2015
| 10:57 AM
A Brooklyn Park man accused of setting a pizza restaurant on fire to cover up a burglary was sentenced Monday to nearly six years in federal prison.
Brian Keith Swope, Jr., 33, previously pleaded guilty to arson for the May 23, 2013, fire at the Pizza...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 5:49 PM
A Manchester woman is charged with assault and making a threat of arson after allegedly hitting a man and threatening to burn down the house where the two had been living.
Jane Elizabeth Wildasin, 50, of the 2600 block of Jamer Drive, was released...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 6:49 AM
HARTFORD — An overnight fire in the South End was intentionally set, a fire official said Tuesday.
The fire at 20 Glendale Ave., a vacant, two-story house, was reported about 12:20 a.m., Capt. Helene Lynch said. No one was injured.
| Apr 6, 2015
| 3:02 PM
Valparaiso police are investigating what appears to be an arson fire that caused an estimated $20,000 in damage to a trailer at the construction site of Dick's Sporting Goods over the weekend.
Police were called to the scene at 410 Porters Vale Blvd....
| Feb 18, 2015
| 3:43 PM
A man was arrested Monday and accused of setting fire to a house he owned in Romeoville that was in the midst of being foreclosed, police said.
Anthony J. Hubbard, 45, was charged with felony arson and criminal damage to property in connection to the...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 10:41 AM
While a homeless man has been arrested and charged in connection with a fire that destroyed a building at an Islamic center in Houston, investigators aren't commenting on a possible motive, including whether it may have been a hate crime.
| Apr 3, 2015
| 11:50 AM
Buckingham's Midway firefighters testified Thursday that Claire Risoldi and her family falsely accused the squad of stealing millions in jewelry during an October 2013 fire at the family's township mansion.
The fire was the third in five years at...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 3:09 PM
Arson was not among the criminal charges brought against the prominent Risoldi family of Bucks County, whose Buckingham mansion burned three times in five years.
Arson was not established by independent fire investigators or a township fire marshal....
| Mar 31, 2015
| 2:38 PM
Deputy state fire marshals have charged a 14 year-old boy with arson after a fire in a house trailer March 18 in the 1600 block of Perryman Road in Perryman.
The 5:01 p.m. fire involved a house trailer that was in transition to being used for a full-time...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 5:36 PM
Authorities have surveillance footage showing the suspected arsonist in last December's spectacular downtown L.A. apartment complex fire parking his vehicle on the 110 Freeway and walking into the half-built structure with cans of fuel, a fire official...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 8:12 AM
An arson investigation is underway after fire burned through approximately 1 to 3 acres in Hampton's Grandview Nature Preserve early Thursday morning, an official said.
Firefighters were called to the first block of State Park Drive about 12:45 a.m....