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Fire Marshal Offers Tips To Avoid Christmas Tree Fires

Fires caused by Christmas trees are not common but can be extremely dangerous when they occur.


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

Mass. Fire Officials Furious Over Judge’s Plea Deal With Serial Arson Suspects

Fire officials on the South Shore are furious over a plea deal being offered to two men charged in a series of arson fires.


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Deadly Fires Prompt Smoke & CO Alarm Warnings

New Hampshire State Fire Marshal William Degnan says this is the deadliest time of the year for home fires and carbon monoxide poisonings.


This home on Bromfield Road was one of two fire incidents Aug. 28. (WBZ-TV)

Somerville Hit By 2 More Fires A Week After Reward Announced

Two early morning fires on Wednesday have been added to the list of incidents Somerville investigators are looking to solve, after a long summer of constant fires.


Fire in Somerville. (WBZ-TV photo)

Reward Offered After Somerville Arson Fires

Officials are offering a reward of up to $15,000 as federal, state, and Somerville investigators try to hunt down an arsonist.


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.


Kitchen fire

Would You Know How To Put Out A Kitchen Fire?

The month between Thanksgiving and Christmas is the worst time of the year for kitchen fires.


Jonathan Grant (Photo courtesy Manchester Police)

Suspected Arsonist Arrested For Manchester Fires

Twenty-two-year-old Jonathan Grant was arrested just after midnight at his home on Crowley Street.


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Student Arrested For Setting Fires At Boston Latin School

Investigators arrested the student in connection with three arson fires.


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State Issues Warning On Using Space Heaters

As cold as it is right now, and as much as it costs to heat our homes, the state is out with a warning.