Accidental Deaths and Wrongful Prosecutions

The number of defendants charged with crimes that did not occur is startling. Wrongful arson convictions, cases in which innocent people go to jail for fires that began spontaneously, is exceedingly high. Likewise, when babies and young children die of disease, the parents often are charged with murder.

Wrongful Arson Deaths
"If you survive a fatal fire, you've got a very good chance of being charged with setting it," John Lentini.

Wrongful Arson Prosecutions

Keiko Aoki
Kristine Bunch

Letitia Denise Smallwood

Tracey Shaw

Other Accidents

Hannah Overton