| Jan 23, 2015
| 12:44 PM
State police are investigating an arson fire they said was set at a home in the 100 block of Schuylkill Hill Road in Centre Township, Berks County.
Troopers said firefighters were called to the home about 12:19 a.m. Friday but the homeowner extinguished...
| 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...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 10:46 AM
Police in Germany have detained two men suspected of an arson attack early Sunday against a newspaper that republished the cartoons of French weekly Charlie Hebdo.
The newspaper Hamburger Morgenpost said on its website the overnight arson attack...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 3:45 PM
San Francisco police arrested a woman Wednesday in connection with two small arson fires set at a house that served as the backdrop to the popular "Mrs. Doubtfire" movie starring Robin Williams.
Tyqwon Eugenen Welch, 25, of Los Angeles, was booked...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 4:31 AM
ENFIELD — A suspicious fire on the deck of a vacant home at 376 Elm St. damaged the home's siding and back door, but did not extend into the house, fire officials said Wednesday.
Enfield police, the town fire marshal and the state fire marshal are...