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Open road tolls don't require toll booths or toll collectors. (Image courtesy: Wikimedia Commons)

Arsonist Tries To Torch Controversial RI Toll Station

An arsonist tried to torch a toll station on the Sakonnet River Bridge early Saturday morning that controls the bridge’s open road tolling system.

08/17/2013

(Photo from Manchester, NH police)

Manchester, NH Police Trying To ID Possible Arson Suspect

Manchester police are trying to identify a possible arson suspect following a fire on Concord Street on Saturday.

08/07/2013

Lisa Brown is accused of setting her Brighton apartment on fire. (WBZ-TV photo)

Boston Mom Charged With Starting Blaze

A Boston woman has been ordered to undergo mental health evaluation after being charged with starting a fire at her apartment that trapped her adult daughter and the daughter’s boyfriend.

08/05/2013

Officials say a fire Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, at a Brighton apartment building was arson. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

Mother Charged With Attempted Murder Of Daughter In Brighton Fire

A mother is facing attempted murder and arson charges for allegedly trying to kill her daughter and a friend in her Brighton apartment early Sunday morning.

08/04/2013

Fire on Spooner Rd in Brookline

Fire That Destroyed Brookline Home Was Intentionally Set

Brookline Fire Chief Paul Ford has confirmed that the fire at 71 Spooner Road has been determined to be an act of arson.

07/29/2013

The fire broke out around midnight in this triple-decker on Lewis Street.

4-Alarm Fire At Lynn Apartment Building Ruled Arson

Investigators say a fire in a Lynn apartment building this week that displaced more than 60 residents was deliberately set.

03/27/2013

Flames tear through the roof of an abandoned McDonald's restaurant in West Roxbury. (Photo Credit: Boston Fire Dept./Twitter)

Teens Charged In Arson Fire At Abandoned West Roxbury McDonald’s

Two teenagers are under arrest and a third has been summoned to court for allegedly setting fire to an abandoned McDonald’s restaurant in West Roxbury on Friday night.

03/09/2013

This vacant building fire in Hanson was one of several arsons in southeastern Massachusetts in 2012 & 2013.

Middleboro Man Linked To 24 Arson Fires To Stay Behind Bars

The man suspected of setting two dozen fires will not be getting out of jail.

02/07/2013

The Marshfield marina fire aftermath on Dec. 20, 2012.

Middleboro Man Linked To 24 Arsons In Southeastern Mass.

A Middleboro man was linked by investigators Thursday to 24 arsons in southeastern Massachusetts since late last year.

01/31/2013

A fire in Plymouth. (Photo courtesy: Chris Langevin)

Early Morning Fire Destroys Plymouth Cottage

The State Fire Marshal’s office is looking into an early morning fire that destroyed a seasonal cottage in Plymouth.

12/28/2012

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