Johnson, of Warm Springs, pleaded guilty in May to one count of starting brush and timber on fire. As she was riding in a car with two little brothers in July 2013, she lit a small firework and threw it out the window, where it ignited brush, court records say.
A reward for information about who’s responsible for a 10-square-mile, human-caused wildfire near Bend has grown to $26,500 after a suspicious blaze broke out nearby on Tuesday in an area closed to the public.
A Puyallup, Wash., woman whose house burned a day before her hospitalized infant daughter died has been charged with first-degree arson and presenting false insurance claims.
A man charged in the beating death of a priest in the Northern California city of Eureka tried to blow up a rectory by turning on the gas from a stove and leaving behind a lit cigar, police said in court documents obtained Wednesday.
Investigators say they don’t know exactly what caused a house fire that killed five people Sunday in Eastern Oregon, but it wasn’t arson caused by an accelerant or an accident in a drug lab.
A Graham woman is taking credit for putting her ex-husband behind bars with a little help from Facebook.
Graffiti referencing the Trayvon Martin case was found at a Seattle restaurant that was set on fire by an arsonist.
Investigators say a fire that significantly damaged one unit of an apartment building in the Seattle suburb of SeaTac was intentionally set.
Anchorage fire and police officials say a fire that extensively damaged a three-story apartment building, injuring two people and displacing more than two dozen, was intentionally set. A 41-year-old woman has been arrested.
A display of moon rocks that disappeared from an Alaska museum after an arson fire nearly four decades ago has been returned to the state following the settlement of a lawsuit by a man who claimed he rescued the rocks from the rubble.