Scottsdale Arson Lawyers
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A person is guilty of Scottsdale arson when he or she willfully and maliciously sets fire to or burns or causes to be burned or who aids, counsels, or procures the burning of, any structure, forestland, or property.
(a) Scottsdale Arson that causes great bodily injury is a felony punishable by imprisonment in the state prison for five, seven, or nine years.
(b) Scottsdale Arson that causes an inhabited structure or inhabited property to burn is a felony punishable by imprisonment in Scottsdale prison for three, five, or eight years.
(c) Scottsdale Arson of a structure or forestland is a Scottsdale felony punishable by imprisonment in the Scottsdale prison for two, four, or six years.
(d) Scottsdale Arson of property is a felony punishable by imprisonment in Scottsdale prison for 16 months, two, or three years. For purposes of this paragraph, arson of property do not include one burning or causing to be burned his or her own personal property unless there is intent to defraud or there is injury to another person or another person's structure, forestland, or property.
The crime of arson in Scottsdale is punishable by prison. Because of the ease with which fire spreads in our local climate and the potential for Scottsdale wildfires burning out of control, the crime of Arson is aggressively prosecuted in Scottsdale no matter which state or which Scottsdale you reside in. If you have been accused of Scottsdale arson, or are being investigated for the crime of arson, you can expect to be investigated by skilled arson investigators, in addition to detectives and police. Scottsdale Law enforcement will begin gathering evidence immediately when called to investigate a fire. Most times, there is very little physical evidence left at the scene of a Scottsdale fire, and the evidence that does remain is subject to interpretation. If you or a loved one has been contacted by law enforcement investigating arson in the local surrounding area you live in, or if you have been arrested and charged with Scottsdale arson, call Wise Laws right now!