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Eddie Palmer (Source: BSO)

Police: Man Arrested For Trying To Burn Ex-Girlfriend’s Home

A man was arrested over the weekend for allegedly trying to set his ex-girlfriend’s home on fire.

08/18/2014

Braulio Valenzuela-Villanueva (Source: Miami-Dade Police)

Police Say Sex Offender, 73, Burned Home Because Occupants Were Lesbians

A 73-year-old Miami man, who is also a registered sex offender, faces charges of attempted second-degree murder, arson, and committing a hate crime after he allegedly tried to burn down a home with two women and eight children inside because the women are lesbians.

CBS Miami–04/02/2014

Fire damage Astro Choppers and Scooter Repair Shop in Miami.  (Source: Miami Fire Rescue Lt. Ignatius Carroll)

Man Rescued From Miami Scooter Store Fire

For the second time in a year, Miami firefighters were called to put out a fire at scooter store. Miami Fire Rescue said they received a call about 8:30 p.m. Monday about flames coming from Astro Choppers and Scooter Repair Shop at 633 NE 79th Street.

03/25/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Arrests Made In Home Insurance Fraud Ring

Nearly two dozen people have been arrested after the state went after a major home insurance fraud ring operating in South Florida.

02/04/2014

Hollywood Police and Broward Crime Stoppers re-enacted the start of a fire by arsonists at a Hollywood strip mall (Source: CBS4)

Re-enactment Held To Dig Up Clues On Hollywood Arsonists

Hollywood police are searching for new clues into a series of fires at a Hollywood shopping center.

CBS Miami–12/23/2013

Police have identified a man killed over the weekend in a stable fire in northwest Miami=Dade. (Source: CBS4)

Police Identify Man Killed In NW Dade Stable Arson Fire

A man who died in a Miami-Dade stable fire over the weekend which also claimed the lives of several horses has been identified.

CBS4–10/07/2013

The State Fire Marshal has been asked to investigate a series of fires at a Hollywood shopping
center and victims are hoping they are not the targets of a hate crime.
(Source: CBS4)

Series Of Fires Strikes Hollywood Shopping Center

The state fire marshal has been asked to investigate a series of fires at a Hollywood shopping center and victims are hoping they are not the targets of a hate crime.

CBS4–09/30/2013

Jeffrey Blanc (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Man Confesses To North Miami Beach Arson Caught On Camera

Police on Tuesday released surveillance video of an arson at a home in North Miami Beach showing a man investigators have dubbed a “disgruntled ex-boyfriend” intent on doing damage to his ex-girlfriend’s new love interest.

CBS4–08/13/2013

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Arson May Be To Blame For Keys Vehicle Fire That Injured 1

A possible case of vehicle arson in the Florida Keys sent one man to Ryder Trauma Center in Miami with severe burns early Friday morning.

CBS Miami–07/12/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Margate Man Charged In Seattle Fire Bomb Attack

A man from Margate has been charged in an arson attack where he allegedly used a fire bomb in Seattle.

07/09/2013

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