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Wounds Still Raw, One Year After Arson Fires

Hollow shell of a building on 1600 block of Park Street, site of an arson fire, September 28, 2014. (Action Alameda News)

Almost one year to the date after a series of arson fires that shocked Alameda and displaced both residents and local businesses, the wounds are slow to heal.

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Charges Dropped Against One Arson Suspect

Businesses along 1600 Park Street gutted by fire. (File photo.)

Alameda police Lt. Jill Ottaviano confirmed for Action Alameda News this morning what had been reported in other outlets on Friday and over the weekend – charges of arson against Stephen Michael Petersen, 27, for suspected arson fires in Alameda on September 28th, have been […]

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Community Turns Out to Help Fire Victims

Proceeds from the pancake breakfast will go to the American Red Cross to support victims of fire in Alameda.

Members of the community and city officials turned out in force this morning at the Elks Lodge on Santa Clara Avenue for a pancake breakfast intended to raise funds for Alameda residents displaced by fire.

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Poll: Did Alameda police get the right guy?

Stephen Petersen’s supporters are certain that their friend did not start the three arson fires he is accused of setting in the wee hours of September 28th. Even people not connected to Petersen have questioned on social media, and other forums, whether or not police arrested the right person. Yet, the authorities must have some […]

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Alameda Police Silent on Arson Evidence

Friends and supporters of Stephen Petersen mill outside the courtroom before the hearing, September 30th, 2014. (File photo, Action Alameda News)

Alameda police are declining to disclose any of the evidence they have against Stephen Petersen in connection with his arrest for arson related to three of eight fires that burned early Sunday morning in […]

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Arson Suspects Arraigned in Court Today

Stephen Peterson’s girlfriend, Shayna Butler, silhouetted in the courthouse window. (Action Alameda News)

The two suspects in a series of alleged arson files early Sunday morning were arraigned in a downtown Oakland courthouse today.

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Two Arrested for String of Early Morning Arson Fires

Update: Sep. 29th, 8:22am – Police arrested Andrew Resto Gutierrez, 22, and Michael Stephen Petersen, 27.

Alameda police have arrested a 27 year-old Alameda man, and a 22 year-old man not resident in Alameda, both suspected of arson, in association with a string of fires on and around Park Street early this morning.

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Planning Board to Review Application for Former Good Chevrolet Site Tonight

Tonight, the City of Alameda Planning board will consider a design review and conditional use application for 1600 Park Street, the former site of the Good Chevrolet automobile dealership. The proposed project would see two one-story buildings constructed on the site with a parking lot in behind. One of the buildings would be designed for […]

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