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# arson - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Man (20s) charged over suspected arson incident in Cork

The suspected arson occurred on Redforge Road in Blackpool last month.

# arson - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Police in the North investigate arson incident at Tyrone convent

The incident happened in the early hours of this morning.

# arson - Monday 13 July, 2020

Two men (20s) arrested over house fire in Dundalk released pending file for DPP

The house in Clontygora Court was significantly damaged in the incident earlier this month.

# arson - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Teenager released without charge after arrest over suspected arson attack in Dundalk

The incident happened at a house last weekend.

# arson - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

Appeal for witnesses to suspected arson attack on garda's home

Significant damage was caused to the outside of the house on Sunday night, but nobody was injured.

# arson - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to arson attack on Longford home

The five occupants of the house were sleeping when the attack occurred.

# arson - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Man (20s) and woman (60s) arrested over arson at Co Cork houses in July

One home in Belgooly was completely destroyed as a result of the fire.

# arson - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Man (20s) arrested following suspected arson attack outside Dundalk Garda Station

The incident happened at approximately 11.10pm last night.

# arson - Monday 1 July, 2019

Sinn Féin challenges those behind arson attack on party activist's car to 'explain their actions'

The arson attack happened in the early hours of Saturday morning.

# arson - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Man (20s) arrested after attempting to set fire to garda station in Cork

Minor damage was caused to Togher Garda Station in the incident.

# arson - Sunday 16 December, 2018

IRA-linked criminals are 'people of interest' in Quinn Holdings arson attacks

Managers and their families have been targeted in arson attacks.

# arson - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Warning that 'lives could be lost' after arson attack at home of Quinn manager

It’s understood the incident could be linked to two other recent arson attacks on properties linked to Quinn Industrial Holdings.

# arson - Monday 17 September, 2018

'Joel was like the sunshine after rain': Tributes paid to 7-year-old London boy killed in arson fire

Joel Urhie died as a result of a deliberate arson attack on his home on 7 August.

# arson - Sunday 2 September, 2018

Man (36) released on bail following arrest in connection to bus destroyed by fire damage

The PSNI received a report at around 5.10am this morning of a bus on fire at a bus and rail station in Bangor.

# arson - Monday 20 August, 2018

Sinn Féin Belfast offices targeted in overnight arson attack

The PSNI said a fire was reported at around 4.50am.

# arson - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Masked vandals torch dozens of cars in Sweden in attack arranged on social media

Two suspects have been arrested so far.

# arson - Friday 27 July, 2018

'There are testimonies': Serious signs arson started deadly Greek wildfires

At least 82 people, including an Irish citizen, were killed in the wildfires.

# arson - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Man suspected of setting karaoke lounge on fire, killing 18, was 'drunk and had a fight'

The suspect reportedly used a motorcycle to block the building’s door.

# arson - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Photos released of four family members who died in Fermanagh fire

A 27-year-old man has been charged with four counts of murder and one count of arson.

# arson - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

'That could have been your grandfather': Appeal for information about murder of Kildare pensioner

Michael Crowe died of injuries he sustained in the fire, which occurred in the early hours of 4 October 2009.

# arson - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Manchester man who tried to trap neighbours in flat and burn it down jailed for over eight years

The couple’s cats died in the blaze.

# arson - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Man jailed for setting fire to young mother's car, destroying baby presents

Patrick Coady was sentenced to eight months in prison.

# arson - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Three years in jail for man who destroyed homeless accommodation in arson attack

Gary Fitzgerald and his cousin Graham Fitzgerald both pleaded guilty to arson.

# arson - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Go Car rental service targeted by arson attack in Dublin

The cars were set on fire last night.

# arson - Friday 7 October, 2016

10-year-old boy with special needs set on fire by another child in Texas

Kayden Culp is in an induced coma and 20% of his body is covered in first degree burns.

# arson - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Boy walks into store with lighter and scooter, causes nearly €1 million in damage

The 12-year-old set fire to the arts and crafts department of a Walmart in Barstow, California, on Wednesday afternoon.

# arson - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Arson attack on Orange hall in Derry condemned

Deputy First Minister in Northern Ireland, Martin McGuinness said those responsible need to be brought to justice.

# arson - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

In photos: Cork's historic Vernon Mount House completely gutted by fire Up In Smoke This post contains images

In photos: Cork's historic Vernon Mount House completely gutted by fire

Gardaí are investigating the fire at the Douglas mansion.

# arson - Sunday 24 July, 2016

'Senseless hate crime': Second arson attack on Belfast church condemned

The Presbyterian church on Saintfield Road sustained considerable damage.

# arson - Friday 11 March, 2016

Homeless man set on fire in Brighton as he slept in shop doorway

The man suffered burns to his feet and legs.

# arson - Friday 8 January, 2016

Police in London release video of two youths attempting to set bus on fire

Police are treating the incident as an arson attempt.

# arson - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Man arrested after fire kills 17 people on bus in China

Another 32 people were injured.

# arson - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

This little girl who lost her whole family in a fire only wants cards for Christmas

People all over the world are sending Safyre Terry Christmas cards to help her fill up her tree.

From The Daily Edge This little girl who lost her whole family in a fire only wants cards for Christmas Safyre

This little girl who lost her whole family in a fire only wants cards for Christmas

People all over the world are sending Safyre Terry Christmas cards to help her fill up her tree.

# arson - Monday 14 September, 2015

Drogheda fire: Fourth teenager arrested over blaze that destroyed factory

The Dawn paper facility in the Co Louth town was destroyed by the fire on Saturday night.

# arson - Monday 7 September, 2015

Latest: Man injured in Offaly house fire was stabbed

The 24 year old is in critical condition in hospital.

# arson - Saturday 5 September, 2015

"To put a match to such beautiful things - who knows what goes through that kind of person's mind..."

Dublin’s iconic Lambert Puppet Theatre re-opens its doors today after a recent fire destroyed much of the complex.

# arson - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Palestinian toddler burned to death in 'settler' arson attack

The attack happened yesterday and also critically wounded the toddler’s parents and brother.

# arson - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Gardaí investigating attempted arson after four people escape blaze

The four residents of the house were able to escape.

# arson - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Gerry Adams: 'It's a wee while since the PSNI arrived at my house with sniffer dogs'

Two cars belonging to Sinn Féin councillors were also burnt out.

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