A suspicious fire which destroyed two parked vehicles in St
Clair, Dunedin, at the weekend was ''ugly and devastating for
the owners'', Detective Iain Ferguson said.
Firefighters were kept busy attending four couch fires in the
student quarter on Saturday night and Sunday morning.
A wheelie-bin arsonist left mounds of melted plastic and a
Dunedin suburb ''saturated'' with police patrols yesterday
Police are investigation two suspected arsons in Dunedin
Fires raged up and down the country yesterday stretching
emergency services to "maximum capacity".
A 38-year-old man has been arrested after allegedly
deliberately setting fire to a Mosgiel house on Christmas
A man has been charged with burning down his
multimillion-dollar luxury home in the Bay of Islands.
A 71-year-old man has been arrested and charged with arson
following a spate of forest fires near Nelson.
Revellers at a party are believed to have set off two flares
that started a large scrub fire in Northland today.
A man who set fire to his car in a central Wellington
pedestrian mall on election day last year has pleaded guilty
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