DELIBERATE

Most deliberate fires are forensically shown to be so by an accumulation of evidence. It is rare for a single photograph to demonstrate that a fire is deliberate, but some examples follow.

A fire in a nightclub with tape soaked in kerosene draped over furniture.

A fire in a nightclub with tape soaked in kerosene draped over furniture.

Multiple (separate) seats of fire at a chicken hatchery.

A fire in a karaoke, where chairs had been slit and kerosene poured in. After the fire, air freshener had been sprayed over the chair in an attempt to hide the odour.

A fire in a karaoke, where chairs had been slit and kerosene poured in. After the fire, air freshener had been sprayed over the chair in an attempt to hide the odour.

One of a number of time delay devices, comprising matches glued to a mosquito coil.

One of a number of time delay devices, comprising matches glued to a mosquito coil.

Weird arrangement with plastic pellets poured into plastic containers, soaked with petrol, with cloth trailers to machines.

Weird arrangement with plastic pellets poured into plastic containers, soaked with petrol, with cloth trailers to machines.