Arson

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3 Dead In Molotov Cocktail Attack On South El Monte Tire Shop

Fire officials said the blaze was so intense it started to melt some of their protective equipment.

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Pasadena Police Nab Transient Linked To String Of Trash-Can Fires

Police in Pasadena have nabbed a transient who they say admitted to setting several trash can fires over the past few weeks.

04/19/2015

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10-Year-Old Accused Of Starting Fire That Caused $50K Damage

The unidentified boy was playing with a cigarette lighter when he started a fire that torched two vehicles and a trailer that belonged to a church, a fire captain said.

04/11/2015

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Caught On Video: Suspected Arsonist Sets Vehicle On Fire In Crenshaw District

Police Tuesday were searching for a suspected arsonist who was caught on camera setting a vehicle on fire.

03/24/2015

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Fire At South Gate Cement Factory Investigated As Possible Arson Case

A fire in South Gate was being investigated Wednesday as a possible arson case.

03/11/2015

More than 700 Manhattan Beach residents attended a candlelight vigil Friday to denounce hate possibly directed at a black family. (credit: CBS)

Manhattan Beach Residents Hold Vigil To Support Black Family Possibly Targeted By Haters

In a show of unity following a possible arson aimed at a black family, residents gathered to speak out against hate.

02/06/2015

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Wider Investigation Launched After Suspicious Fire Set Outside Home Of Black Manhattan Beach Family

Authorities announced Friday that they have launched a joint investigation between law enforcement officials and firefighters to determine the cause of a suspicious fire at the home of a black Manhattan Beach family.

02/06/2015

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Help Needed Finding Man Caught On Camera Setting OC House Ablaze

Authorities are asking for the public’s help tracking down a man caught on camera setting a Yorba Linda house on fire.

01/28/2015

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OCFA Seeks Public’s Help In Identifying Yorba Linda Arson Suspect Seen On Surveillance Video

The Orange County Fire Authority Wednesday was seeking the public’s help in identifying an arson suspect seen on surveillance video setting a house on fire last year.

01/28/2015

Investigators say they hope to identify the individuals seen in these photos who may have more information about the attack. (Photo courtesy Ventura PD)

Police: Ventura Homeless Man Set On Fire While Sleeping

Police sought the public’s help Friday in identifying three men who may have information about who set a homeless man on fire in Ventura.

01/23/2015

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City Councilman Doesn’t Want To See Destroyed Condo Complex Rebuilt After Arson

The complex was to be home to 1,500 new condos.

01/08/2015

This is the home where actor and comedian Robin Williams filmed the movie “Mrs. Doubtfire.” This picture was taken on August 12, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

L.A. Woman Suspected In Arson At ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ Home

Authorities say a Los Angeles resident has been arrested in connection with an arson at the home where the 1993 movie “Mrs. Doubtfire” was filmed.

01/07/2015

Arson investigators say a man set fire to his own Valley Glen apartment Saturday. (credit: CBS)

Possible Arson Suspect Held As Firefighters Knock Down Blaze Inside Valley Glen Apartment

Officials said the fire was put out in less than 15 minutes.

01/03/2015

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Burned Body Found Behind Inglewood Market

Police Wednesday were investigating the death of a man after his burned body was discovered behind a market.

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Arson Deemed Cause Of Massive Da Vinci Apartment Fire

Arson has been deemed the cause of a massive fire at a downtown Los Angeles complex last week, authorities confirmed Thursday.

12/18/2014

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