Arson Investigation Underway At Oakland Home Owned By Targets Of City LawsuitAn arson investigation is underway following a fire late Wednesday night at an Oakland home owned by three people the city is suing, fire officials said Thursday.
SFPD: Victim of Officer-Involved Shooting a Suspected Arsonist, Refused To Drop KnifeSan Francisco Police revealed Tuesday that the man officers shot on Market Street last week reportedly committed arson before the shooting and refused to drop a large knife he was wielding while confronting police.
Suspicious Fires At Pleasanton Playgrounds Under Investigation, Cause More Than $75,000 In DamageThe Pleasanton Police Department has launched an investigation to two suspicious fires that burned playground equipment at city parks, including a fire that took place early Friday morning.
Woman Accused Of Faking Assault, Starting Fire At Saratoga Firm To Cover Up EmbezzlementAn employee of a Saratoga real estate investment firm has been arrested and accused in a bizarre plot to embezzle money from her employer, faking an assault and starting a fire to cover her tracks.
Surveillance Video Leads Police To Hollister Man Suspected Of Setting Fires, Slashing Tires DowntownSurveillance video helped lead police to a man suspected of setting a string of fires and slashing car tires in downtown Hollister.
Deputies Arrest Moss Beach Man Suspected of Setting Fire Near Mavericks TrailDeputies arrested a 58-year-old man suspected of starting a 2-acre grass fire after building a large peace sign near Maverick's Beach was arrested Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.
Arson Suspect Sought After Fire Set At Concord U-Haul FacilityA man suspected of setting fire at a U-Haul truck rental was being sought in Concord, police announced Tuesday.
Brisbane Arson Suspect Sought After Witness Takes Photos, Puts Out FirePolice are looking for a man who set fire to some brush in Brisbane and then fled but not before a witness was able to take pictures of the suspect.
Rohnert Park Police Arrest Woman For Torching Two CarsOfficers from the Rohnert Park Department of Public Safety arrested a 37-year-old woman early Thursday morning on suspicion that she set two cars on fire.
Gunfire Erupts At K-8 Private School, 3rd Hate Crime Against SF Armenians In 2 MonthsA shooting at an Armenian school over the weekend in San Francisco has sparked a new hate crime investigation -- the third hate crime against an Armenian establishment in the city within the last two months.
Fairfield Man Arrested For Allegedly Setting JC Penney Store On FireA 54-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly starting a late night Labor Day arson fire inside the JC Penney store located in the Solano Town Center.