Investigators say a California man splashed gasoline on the mother of his toddler son and set the woman on fire.
A fire that displaced a woman and her 8-year-old son from their Hayward home early Tuesday morning has been deemed an act of arson, a Hayward Fire Department spokesman said.
A two-alarm house fire Wednesday night in Vallejo has been deemed suspicious, according to a Vallejo police sergeant.
A two-alarm fire at a cocktail lounge in Vallejo early Thursday morning was being investigated as arson, according to a Vallejo police sergeant.
Nicholas Hudson, 19, of Daly City, is one of several people accused of vandalizing and torching the 8X-Bayshore Express bus around 12:30 a.m. on Oct. 29, hours after the Giants had beaten the Detroit Tigers to clinch the World Series.
San Francisco police arrested a second suspect Wednesday in the destruction of a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus following last month’s Giants’ World Series win.
The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency board of directors honored bus driver Alan Yam with a proclamation for keeping his eight passengers safe and evacuating them from the bus before it was destroyed by fire.
San Francisco Municipal Railway is out about $1 million because its insurance does not cover the damage caused by vandals who set a bus on fire during revelry after the Giants’ World Series win, a Muni spokesman said Monday.
A fire that badly damaged a Pleasant Hill nail salon late Sunday night started when some sort of object was thrown through one of the windows of the business, a fire official said.
A Santa Rosa woman was arrested Sunday after allegedly throwing a lighted Molotov cocktail through the window of a neighbor she had been fighting with, according to police.