Arson

Arson fire at Cedarhurst apartment building (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Man Charged With Arson After Apartment Fire In Cedarhurst

Arson suspect Douglas Drummond and a 24-year-old neighbor were treated for smoke inhalation.

01/17/2015

Christopher Zaino (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Long Island Volunteer Firefighter Charged With Arson

A Long Island volunteer firefighter faces an arson charge in connection with a fire at a historic house last year.

01/09/2015

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Long Island Man Pleads Not Guilty To Second Arson Charge

Investigators say David Osiecki, 54, of Sagaponack, used a cigar to start the fire at the Off Key Tiki Bar in Patchogue after an argument with the owner in November 2013.

12/30/2014

Rutgers campus (credit: Tom Sulcer/Wikimedia Commons)

Edison Man Charged With Arson Following Fire At Rutgers’ Busch Campus

Prosecutors allege the Edison man set the fire last Saturday in the Allison Road classroom at Rutgers’ Busch Campus in Piscataway.

12/25/2014

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Suffolk Police Hunt Man Who Allegedly Struck Police Officer With Truck

Police said the encounter occurred about 2 a.m. Thursday in Brentwood. In a release, police said they are searching for Manuel DeLeon Cuellar, who may be armed with a knife.

12/25/2014

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Man Charged In Arson Attack Caught On Video At East Harlem Deli

A suspect was arrested and charged Thursday in an arson attack in an East Harlem deli last month.

12/11/2014

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Video Released In Search For Suspect In East Harlem Deli Arson

Police have released new video of an arson attack in East Harlem.

11/19/2014

Authorities are investigating a fire at Wyandanch High School as a possible arson. (Credit: CBS 2)

Football Season Goes Up In Flames As Authorities Investigate Suspected Arson In Wyandanch

Football season was suddenly over for students who have done nothing wrong. They no longer have equipment to use for practices and games.

10/27/2014

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Police: Long Island Man Set Fire To Home, Threatened Cops

Peter Marren is charged with arson and criminal contempt after the incident around 1:30 a.m. Saturday on Main Street, Islip.

08/23/2014

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Ex-NYC Businessman Freed From Prison After Arson Conviction Is Tossed

A 79-year-old former New York businessman whose arson-murder conviction was overturned in the death of his daughter was freed from prison in Pennsylvania Friday after 24 years.

08/22/2014

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Queens Man Set Free After 1990 Arson-Murder Rap Tossed

A former New York businessman whose arson-murder conviction was overturned in the death of his mentally ill daughter was freed from prison Friday after 24 years behind bars.

08/22/2014

Fire investigators believe the fire that damaged this Port Washington home may have been deliberately set. (Credit: WCBS 880/Marla Diamond)

Port Washington Explosion Victim Identified As Husband Who Had Been Unaccounted For

Police have confirmed that the man found dead in an explosion in a Port Washington, Long Island garage last week was a resident who had been unaccounted for.

08/13/2014

Police were searching on Tuesday, Aug. 5, for Jemal Guity, 25, in an arson in the South Bronx. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Apprehended In Alleged South Bronx Arson

A suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with an alleged arson last week at a South Bronx apartment.

08/11/2014

Police were searching on Tuesday, Aug. 5, for Jemal Guity, 25, in an arson in the South Bronx. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Wanted In Arson In South Bronx Apartment

Police on Tuesday identified a suspect wanted in an alleged arson on a South Bronx apartment.

08/05/2014

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Man Files $50 Million Lawsuit, Claims Cops Beat Him Unconscious

Attorneys announced a $50 million lawsuit against the NYPD Thursday, on behalf of a Bronx man they claimed was beaten unconscious by officers.

07/10/2014

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