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#Army Bomb Disposal Team

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Army bomb squad removes viable device discovered in Galway city

The Army Bomb Disposal Team removed the item for further examination

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Army bomb squad called to Harold's Cross after historical artillery shell found

Gardaí received reports of a suspect device located at a property near Harold’s Cross Road this afternoon.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Monday 10 June, 2019

Discovery of vintage grenade on Clare farm sparks road closure

Earlier today another suspect device was found in Ballina, Co Mayo.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Monday 4 February, 2019

Houses evacuated as Drogheda pipe-bomb made safe

The bomb was found in the Sunnyside area of the Louth town.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Army bomb squad called to remove two explosive devices from property in Louth

The scene was sealed off for around three hours before being declared safe at 9pm.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Houses evacuated as bomb squad makes explosive device safe in Limerick

The alarm was raised just before midday.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Limerick homes evacuated as Army Bomb Disposal Team explode grenade found in the area

The grenade was discovered in the vicinity of a private residence on the Pennywell Road.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Army bomb disposal team dealing with incident in Dublin's Herbert Park

It’s believed a historic device may have sparked the incident.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Homemade bomb found in Limerick city late last night

The explosive was made safe by army bomb disposal experts.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Gardaí call in bomb disposal team after improvised explosive device found in Leixlip

56 suspicious devices have been found in Ireland so far this year.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Hoax device discovered in garden causes bomb scare in Dublin

The incident unfolded late last night.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Friday 4 March, 2016

Army bomb disposal team called to explosive items in Waterford and Kilkenny

Controlled explosions were carried out in both instances.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Houses evacuated after two viable bombs are found

The Army bomb disposal team attended the scene.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

The bomb squad was called to an Ennis school to blow up some unstable lab chemicals

They were taking no risks with the hazardous chemicals.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Army bomb robot examines suspect 'flower pot' outside Dublin barracks

The suspect package was declared a hoax.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 12 February, 2015

'Crude' viable bomb made safe by army in Drumshanbo

The device was found by gardaí on approach into the town.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Evacuation as homemade bomb found at Ballymun building site

The device was removed by army experts last night.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 4 September, 2014

A viable device was made safe after being found in a Dublin garden

It was the 100th call out to 36 viable devices so far in 2014.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

A viable device was found in Cavan today, it has now been made safe

A number of houses had to be evacuated.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Sunday 20 April, 2014

A homemade bomb was found outside a house in Tallaght this evening

The device was found in the Glenshane of Jobstown.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Houses evacuated after viable bomb discovered in south Dublin

The device was found at a private residence in the Ballyogan area and was made safe by army experts.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Viable explosive device made safe in Longford

The scene declared safe just before 2am this morning and gardaí are now investigating.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Controlled explosion carried out on viable device at Fingal Cemetery

The army bomb disposal team were called to the scene after the discovery of an improvised explosive device at a graveyard in north Dublin.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Monday 26 August, 2013

Bomb disposal team deployed to area of south Dublin

A Defence Forces spokesperson confirmed that there is concern over a possible chemical substance in the Churchtown area.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Home owner finds grenade from War of Independence in garden

A number of homes were evacuated in Drumcondra as the device was made safe.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Viable IED made safe in Finglas

It brings to 27 the total amount of IEDs made safe by the Army Bomb Disposal Team so far this year.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Evacuation of houses in Drimnagh after explosive device found

An Army bomb disposal team rendered the device safe last night after arriving on the scene at 9.15pm.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Viable improvised explosive device made safe in Co Clare IED

Viable improvised explosive device made safe in Co Clare

The device was found in a private residence and was made safe just before midnight.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Monday 3 December, 2012

Army bomb disposal team destroys old artillery shell found in Ranelagh

The shell was discovered in a scrap metal yard in the south Dublin suburb earlier today.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Monday 26 November, 2012

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Controlled explosion carried out on unstable chemical at Cork school

The Defence Forces’ Army Bomb Disposal Team was tasked to Sacred Heart Secondary School in Carrignavar earlier today.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Army make safe device found at apartment block in Dublin

An Army Bomb Disposal Team carried out a controlled explosion last night on a device which was found in the Killinarden Heights area of Tallaght.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Residents evacuated and controlled explosion carried out on IED in Bray

The device was discovered on an area of waste ground near Ballywaltrim last night.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Friday 19 October, 2012

Explosive device made safe in Blanchardstown

The army bomb disposal team made safe a viable improvised explosive device in the Fortlawn Avenue area of Blanchardstown this morning.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Friday 5 October, 2012

Residents evacuated as explosive device made safe in Kildare IED

Residents evacuated as explosive device made safe in Kildare

An improvised explosive device was found in a residential area of Rathangan late last night.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Grenade from Irish War of Independence made safe in Rathmines

The grenade was found in Rathmines in south Dublin earlier tonight.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Army make safe device found in Dublin college grounds IED

Army make safe device found in Dublin college grounds

The viable IED was discovered in the on the grounds of Colaiste Dhulaigh, Kilbarrack, this afternoon.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Defence Forces team called to deal with hoax device in Finglas

The area around Wellmount Avenue was sealed off after the discovery of a suspicious device last night.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Improvised explosive device made safe in Cork

Mayfield residents evacuated after device discovered close to vehicle overnight.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Viable explosive device found in Dublin

The device was found on waste ground in Darndale.

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