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Fire truck. (Credit: Ray Templin)

Residents Call For Better Fire Response In Southwest Detroit Neighborhood

One firefighter said that the closest ladder truck to Engine Company 33, Ladder 13, is about four miles away.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/07/2014

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Man Charged With Arson In 2 Detroit Building Fires

A 26-year-old man has been charged with third-degree arson in connection with a string of fires set in Detroit buildings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2014

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Detroit Woman Set On Fire During Argument Dies

Charlotte Jackson was being treated for burns over about 40 percent of her body.

CBS Detroit–06/13/2014

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Man Found Dead After Suspected Arson At East Side Apartments

An investigator on the scene told WWJ it appears the man was badly beaten before the apartment was intentionally set on fire.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

First Unitarian Church of Detroit - FILE (credit: Beth Fisher/WWJ)

Arson Suspected In Fire That Charred Historic Detroit Church

The First Unitarian Church on Woodward Avenue was built in 1889.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2014

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Detroit Woman To Spend Decades Behind Bars For Setting Apartment Fire

A 64-year-old man jumped to his death four years ago as flames spread through the Highland Park apartment building.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2014

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Deputies: Death Of Fla. Family With Mich. Ties Was Murder-Suicide

Reports said the family members found dead had fireworks strapped to their bodies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2014

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Family Reportedly Found With Fireworks Strapped To Bodies After Fla. Arson Have Mich. Ties

A family of four killed in a mansion fire in Tampa have connections to metro Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2014

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‘Suspicious’ Fire Quickly Engulfs House Along I-96

Firefighters believe a blaze that quickly engulfed a home on the city’s west side and spread to others nearby was deliberately set.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2014

All that remains of a house in Detroit after a "suspicious fire." (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Taking Back The City: Arsonists Will Be Aggressively Prosecuted In Detroit

“I want people to know that if you come into Detroit and you try to set a fire… we will find you and we will prosecute to the full extent of the law.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2014

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