Drunken Man Burning American Flag Ignites House Fire In American CanyonA man who was allegedly intoxicated and attempting to burn an American flag in a driveway, ignited a blaze that heavily damaged an American Canyon home Wednesday night.
Woman Suffers Severe Burns In Suspicious El Cerrito FirePolice in El Cerrito and Richmond are investigating several suspicious fires reported this week including a vehicle fire that injured a woman, the El Cerrito Police Department said Wednesday.
Arsonist Gets 27-Year Prison Sentence For Starting 2017 Bear Fire In Santa Cruz MountainsA Northern California man convicted of intentionally starting a 2017 Bear Fire in the Santa Cruz mountains that destroyed two homes and injured 13 firefighters has been sentenced to 27 years in prison.
Dublin Arson Suspect Arrested After Police ChaseA man suspected of setting a series of overnight arson fires in Dublin, including a warehouse blaze, was captured early Friday after a police chase.
Daly City Uber Office Fire Investigated As Arson; 1 Person DetainedA man is in custody on suspicion of arson after a fire at an Uber office building in Daly City.
Suspected Arsonist Arrested After Pleasant Hill FiresA suspected arsonist was arrested Sunday afternoon after allegedly setting one fire outside a commercial business and trying to set a second one nearby, police and fire officials said.
Suspects Arrested In Downtown San Mateo Garbage Can FiresTwo San Mateo men have been arrested in connection with suspicious garbage bin fires set early Thursday in downtown San Mateo, authorities said Friday.
Arson Suspects Sought In Fire That Threatened Downtown San Mateo BuildingPolice in San Mateo are asking for help identifying two people seen in an alley where burning garbage cans threatened a building early Thursday morning.
Alleged Gang Member Appears In Court In San Mateo Arson Murder CaseA 26-year-old alleged gang member made his initial court appearance Tuesday to face murder and arson charges for setting a fire last week at a San Mateo home that targeted gang rivals but ended up killing an 85-year-old woman, prosecutors said Wednesday.
Gang Member Arrested In Arson Attack That Killed 85-Year-Old GrandmotherA suspect has been arrested in East Palo Alto in connection with an early morning gang-related arson attack that left an 85-year-old grandmother dead, authorities said.
24 Hour Fitness Employee Arrested For Setting Fire At Santa Cruz GymA 24 Hour Fitness employee was arrested after allegedly setting a fire in the fitness center early Tuesday morning, throwing a fire extinguisher through a window and running away from responding officers, according to police.
Vacaville Man Wanted In Stabbings, Arson Dies After Being Shot By PoliceA man who was a suspect in a double stabbing and home arson on Monday evening, and was shot by a Fairfield police officer later Monday night, has died from his injuries, according to Vacaville police.
San Mateo Family Dispute Leads To Auto Arson ArrestsTwo suspects have been arrested for setting a car on fire following a family dispute in late December.
Police Identify Person Of Interest In Golden Gate Park ArsonPolice have identified a person of interest in a string of suspicious fires in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park last month, which all occurred over the course of 15 hours.
Suspicious Fire Destroys Shed In San Francisco ParkPolice and fire officials were investigating three small fires that occurred early Monday morning at Moscone Park in the city's Marina District.