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Schenectady task force’s work helps curb arsons

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In 2010, city firefighters were called to more than 20 fires that they suspected were deliberately set so that the homeowners could collect on their insurance.

But the police department was overwhelmed with other crimes to investigate, and if the arson didn’t kill anyone, it was rarely solved, Fire Capt. Doug Faulisi said.

Then the fire department set up an arson task force, which began investigating every fire and making arrests. So far this ...

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cfield
November 13, 2013
8:23 p.m.

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Daily it sounds like youre a cop ratting on other cops. Typical.

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