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Synonyms for arson


Synonyms for arson

malicious burning to destroy property

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Lol Craven, arson reduction manager for Cleveland Fire Brigade, said: "Arson has a devastating effect and we need residents, employers and employees to be vigilant and follow this simple safety advice to help protect themselves, their homes and business.
With only one exception they pleaded not guilty to counts ranging from conspiracy to commit arson to endanger life, conspiracy to possess firearms with intent to endanger life and conspiracy to supply class A and B drugs.
Determining whether arson increases when house prices decrease is important given that arson poses significant danger to human life in neighboring properties and the firefighters attempting to extinguish the fires.
It features interviews with firestarters, victims of arson, police and fire officers as well Catrin Pugh, from Rossett, badly burned in a coach fire in France.
Determining whether arson qualifies as vandalism or malicious mischief can be a difficult task.
The Botee case (FL) -- Arson is definitely excluded
FOOD critic and sauce maker Loyd Grossman has spoken in support of a Gateshead church hit by arson.
FOOD critic mogul Loyd Grossman has come out in support of a Gateshead church hit by arson.
Aviva Canada commends the Surete du Quebec for investigating an alleged arson claim and laying charges against the accused, Daniel Vallieres.
As part of the its Summer Arson Prevention Campaign, the brigade is advising communities and businesses on how they can help reduce the risk of deliberately set fires.
Bernie Arends, who served as an origin and cause fire investigator for over 30 years and currently works as a sales associate for Inspection Reports Online, and Alan Major, a fire/life safety trainer for Universal Protection Service who served on the Santa Monica Fire Department for 34 years, share valuable tips that can protect properties against arson.
Kyle Smith-Milson, 18, of Longmoor Lane, Fazakerley, denies arson and firearm conspiracies.
Ten others pleaded guilty in 2007 to conspiracy and arson and were sentenced to prison terms ranging from just over three years to 13 years.
The FBI's Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program defines arson as any willful or malicious burning or attempting to burn, with or without intent to defraud, a dwelling house, public building, motor vehicle or aircraft, personal property of another, etc.
A COVENTRY councillor is calling for action after fire crews were called to almost 300 incidents of arson in his ward last year.