Molotov Cocktail

A Hayward apartment damaged by molotov cocktail.  (CBS)

Molotov Cocktail Responsible For Hayward Apartment 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.


Firefighters at the scene of a fire at Magic Touch Salon on the 500 block of Contra Costa Boulevard in Pleasant Hill, November 5, 2012. (CBS)

Pleasant Hill Nail Salon Gutted By Apparent Arson Fire

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.


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Santa Rosa Woman Arrested For Firebombing Neighbor

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.



2 Churches, 3rd Building Hit With Flaming Molotov Cocktails In Santa Rosa

Three buildings—including two churches—were struck by Molotov cocktails within minutes of each other late Sunday night, a Santa Rosa Fire Department inspector said Monday.



Molotov Cocktail Found Near San Mateo County Fire

The remnants of a Molotov cocktail were discovered on the scene of a fire in the Eichler Highlands neighborhood of unincorporated San Mateo County, sheriff’s officials said.


A Molotov cocktail (AP)

Arsonists Toss Molotov Cocktails Into San Leandro Homes

Two San Leandro homes were targeted by arsonists using Molotov cocktails early Tuesday morning, police Lt. Jeff Tudor said.