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Any willful or malicious burning or attempting to burn, with or without
intent to defraud, a dwelling house, public building, motor vehicle or
aircraft, personal property of another, etc.
Source: FBI's Uniform Crime Reports
Source URL: https://www.fbi.gov/about-us/cjis/ucr/crime-in-the-u.s/2010/crime-in-the-u.s.-2010/property-crime/arsonmain
This entry refers to the UCR definition of Arson. See the criminal law definition of Arson.
Last Updated: 7/8/2015