Fires

An earlier arson fire. (credit: CBS)

$60K Reward Offered To Catch Hollywood Arson Suspects

Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky says the county will offer a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for the series of fires set overnight in Hollywood and West Hollywood.

12/30/2011

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Calmer Weekend Weather Expected As SoCal Winds Taper Off

Southern California winds that overturned trucks, toppled trees and fanned fires were dying down Friday and forecasters predicted calmer weather for the Christmas weekend.

12/23/2011

SoCal Thunderstorm Brings Wildfires, Outages

About 2,500 Southern California Edison customers had their power knocked out by a strong thunderstorm that blew through inland Southern California Saturday night.

07/31/2011

Investigators are hunting for a busy serial arsonist in North Hollywood. (credit: CBS)

Search On For Arson Suspect In North Hollywood

A search is underway Sunday for an arsonist who may be responsible for setting at least 14 car, mobile home and apartment fires in North Hollywood over the last two days.

07/24/2011

Strong Winds, Power Lines Spark Fires In Long Beach, Seal Beach

High winds and arcing power lines at an oil storage facility are believed to have triggered spot fires in Seal Beach and Long Beach Sunday.

05/01/2011

Man Watches As Police Put Out Fire

LAPD Protesters Plead Not Guilty

As tensions linger over the police shooting of a Guatemalan man, two men face misdemeanor charges for illegally setting a fire.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/09/2010

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