arson


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Synonyms for arson

pyromania

Synonyms for arson

malicious burning to destroy property

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Last season it was Surf Cat winning the ``B'' feature on Hollywood Gold Cup day, and Saturday it was Arson Squad and jockey Alex Solis running down the dueling Point Determined and A.
Ministers said they were working with the Arson Protection Bureau to cut the number of arson attacks on schools.
MORE must be done to prevent costly arson attacks, the head of a South Wales anti-fire crime team has said.
Fire Administration gathers and shares information to raise awareness about the crime of arson while providing individuals with strategies to combat this problem in their community.
On December 18, 2014, Vallieres was charged with Arson Disregard For Human Life, Arson - Own Property, and Arson For Fraudulent Purpose.
Targets for arson attacks ranged from cars, motorbikes and caravans to grassland, scout huts, pubs, hospitals, and even castles.
The Florida Division of the State Fire Marshal's Bureau of Fire and Arson Investigations joined the case to determine the cause and origin of the blaze.
Lol Craven arson reduction manager for Cleveland Fire Brigade said:"To think seven out of ten fires in our area are deliberately set and not only that, they are set by some of the people who actually live in the local area, putting lives, property, businesses and the environment at risk as well as themselves.
Anthony Jewell, 22, of Walmersley Road, Bury, denies arson and firearm conspiracies and conspiracy to supply Class A drugs.
The crimes listed in the indictment against the group include the 1996 destruction of the Oakridge Ranger Station, the 2000 arson attempt at the Eugene Police Department's West University Public Safety Station, the fiery destruction of 35 SUVs at a Eugene truck lot in 2001, and the 1998 arson of the Vail ski resort that focused national headlines on the radical environmental movement.
Only the fires that investigation determined to have been willfully set are included in this arson data collection.
Coun Ed Ruane (Lab, Henley) has spoken out after West Midlands Fire Service figures showed there were a total of 275 incidents of arson in the Henley Ward between July 2010 and June 2011.
In 1979, Thomas Spillman and Thomas Zak investigated the relationship between arson and the business cycle.
The number of empty buildings and classrooms set alight and cars torched has plummeted since the West Midlands Arson Task force was set up seven years ago.
Members of West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service's Wakefield-based Arson Task Force have visited to identify potential problem areas and to offer advice to business owners.