Arson Suspected After Mattress Fire That Injured One

Arson Suspected After Mattress Fire That Injured One

One person was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation this afternoon after a fire in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood that investigators believe…

Man Arrested For Catching Fire To Trees

Man Arrested For Catching Fire To Trees

A man was arrested after apparently intentionally setting a fire at Bayview Park in San Francisco this afternoon, police said. Officers responded around 2:05 p.m….

Conflicting SFPD Testimony Leads To Release Of Man Accused Of SF Giants Celebration Arson

Conflicting SFPD Testimony Leads To Release Of Man Accused Of SF Giants Celebration Arson

A man accused of lighting a fire in a trash bin during the celebration after the San Francisco Giants’ World Series win in 2012 has…

Man Who Allegedly Set Fire To Chinese Consulate Used Passport As Kindling

Man Who Allegedly Set Fire To Chinese Consulate Used Passport As Kindling

A man accused of lighting a gasoline fire at the front entrance of the Chinese consulate in San Francisco on New Year’s Day made a…

Toilet Torcher Strikes In Richmond District

A portable toilet was set on fire in San Francisco’s Outer Richmond District on Friday evening, police said. The incident was reported around 6:15 p.m….

FBI Takes Over Arson Investigation At Chinese Consulate

FBI Takes Over Arson Investigation At Chinese Consulate

The FBI is investigating a suspected arson at the Chinese consulate in San Francisco, an agency spokesman said this morning. Around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, a…

Harsh Words From Spokesperson After Arsonist Sets Door Of SF’s Chinese Consulate Ablaze

Harsh Words From Spokesperson After Arsonist Sets Door Of SF’s Chinese Consulate Ablaze

The Chinese Consulate in San Francisco released a statement early this morning condemning a fire that burned the front door of the consulate building on…

Alleged Polk Gulch Serial Arsonist Arrested

Alleged Polk Gulch Serial Arsonist Arrested

A 72-year-old man has been arrested for a series of arson incidents in San Francisco’s Polk Gulch neighborhood, police said today. Richard Koontz, a city…

Man Arrested For Marina District Fire

Man Arrested For Marina District 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…

Arson Possible In Early-Morning America’s Cup Bleachers Blaze

Arson Possible In Early-Morning America’s Cup Bleachers Blaze

A small fire damaged a section of bleachers at the America’s Cup Village in San Francisco’s Marina District this morning, according to a fire dispatcher….

Arrested Teens Might Be Responsible For SF Arson Cases

Arrested Teens Might Be Responsible For SF Arson Cases

Police arrested two teens who allegedly set three separate fires in San Francisco last month in addition to other arsons dating back to 2010, police…

Arson Suspected In Downtown Restaurant Fire

Arson Suspected In Downtown Restaurant Fire

A fire at a restaurant in San Francisco’s Financial District early Saturday morning is considered suspicious, police and fire officials said today. The one-alarm blaze…