Fire officials said the blaze was so intense it started to melt some of their protective equipment.
Police in Pasadena have nabbed a transient who they say admitted to setting several trash can fires over the past few weeks.
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.
Police Tuesday were searching for a suspected arsonist who was caught on camera setting a vehicle on fire.
A fire in South Gate was being investigated Wednesday as a possible arson case.
In a show of unity following a possible arson aimed at a black family, residents gathered to speak out against hate.
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.
Authorities are asking for the public’s help tracking down a man caught on camera setting a Yorba Linda house on fire.
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.
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.
The complex was to be home to 1,500 new condos.
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.
Officials said the fire was put out in less than 15 minutes.
Police Wednesday were investigating the death of a man after his burned body was discovered behind a market.
Arson has been deemed the cause of a massive fire at a downtown Los Angeles complex last week, authorities confirmed Thursday.