Police have detained someone in connection with a grass fire off of Interstate Highway 280 in San Jose.
Martinez police arrested a 48-year-old Concord woman Sunday evening after she was allegedly caught starting a brush fire that threatened homes.
A brush fire in the East Bay was threatening homes Sunday evening and authorities are investigating whether it was set intentionally.
A volunteer with the Benicia Fire Department was arrested early Sunday morning on suspicion of arson and attempted arson in connection with three fires that took place Friday night, police said Sunday.
A teenager convicted of arson in the destruction of an elementary school in San Jose was sentenced to 10 years in state prison Friday in Santa Clara County Superior Court, according to the district attorney’s office.
A suspicious one-alarm house fire displaced five residents in East Palo Alto Monday morning, according to fire officials.
Police arrested two teens who allegedly set three separate fires in San Francisco last month in addition to other arson fires dating back to 2010.
A possible arson fire damaged a commercial building and a neighboring structure in San Jose Saturday morning.
Firefighters were investigating a suspected arson fire that ended in significant damage to an Antioch home Saturday afternoon and one arrest.
A San Jose family is looking for answers about a fire that occurred at their Willow Glen home Wednesday morning, a day after someone smeared paint on their daughter’s car.