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72-Year-Old Arrested For String Of Fires On SF Polk Street

A 72-year-old man has been arrested for a series of arson incidents in San Francisco’s Polk Gulch neighborhood.

11/14/2013

The Kappa Sigma fraternity house in Davis was the target of an attempted arson on the morning of November 3, 2013. (CBS)

Feds Called To Investigate Arson Attempt At Frat House Near UC Davis

Police in a university town near Sacramento are calling on federal authorities to help investigate an attempted arson that they say appears to have been intended to maim and kill people in and around an off-campus fraternity house.

11/05/2013

(L-R) Carls Adams, Sarah Garibay (CBS/Facebook)

NorCal D.A. Resigns After Being Named Suspect In Arson At Former Lover’s House

On Tuesday, Sutter County DA Carl Adams announced he’ll step down, just hours after his former lover accused police in an Associated Press article of overreaching when they counted him as a suspect in the fire investigation.

10/01/2013

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San Francisco Man Arrested For Setting Marina District Dock Fire

A 48-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of arson for allegedly setting a fire on the dock of Gashouse Cove in San Francisco’s Marina District last week, police said Monday.

09/16/2013

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Petaluma Man Arrested For Setting Fire To Woman’s Car

A Petaluma man was arrested Sunday morning on suspicion of setting a woman’s car on fire in connection with a domestic violence case, according to police.

09/15/2013

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Oakland Man Arrested For Setting Santa Rosa Brush Fire

An Oakland man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of starting a brush fire off of Calistoga Road in Santa Rosa, a Sonoma County sheriff’s lieutenant said.

09/12/2013

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Former Volunteer Firefighter Sentenced For Sonoma, San Mateo County Arson

Nathaniel Ridgway Schmidt, 20, of Cazadero, was sentenced Thursday in Sonoma County Superior Court to five years’ probation and one year in the Sonoma County North Detention Facility.

06/28/2013

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72-Year Old Man Arrested In NorCal Burning Car Deaths

Authorities have arrested a 72-year-old man in connection with a stolen car found burning with three bodies inside in rural Northern California.

06/20/2013

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1 Arrest In Connection With San Jose Grass Fire

Police have detained someone in connection with a grass fire off of Interstate Highway 280 in San Jose.

06/01/2013

Julie Tenpenny was arrested on suspicion of arson in Martinez. (CBS)

Concord Woman Arrested After Suspected Arson Fire In Martinez

Martinez police arrested a 48-year-old Concord woman Sunday evening after she was allegedly caught starting a brush fire that threatened homes.

05/20/2013

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