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#Army Bomb Disposal

# army-bomb-disposal - Monday 1 October, 2018

Houses evacuated in Dublin suburb after viable homemade bomb found under car

The scene in Whitehall was declared safe at about 1.20am this morning.

# army-bomb-disposal - Thursday 5 November, 2015

A dangerous military flare washed up on a Wexford beach

An army bomb disposal team was called in to make the device safe.

# army-bomb-disposal - Friday 10 January, 2014

Explosive device made safe outside home in Ballymun

Some residents in the area had to leave their homes in the early hours of this morning while the device was blown up safely.

# army-bomb-disposal - Monday 7 October, 2013

Police release footage of suspected Derry council office bomber

It is believed that one bomb was placed to lure police and army officers and the second, which had a time, was intended to hurt or kill those responding.

# army-bomb-disposal - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Viable explosive device made safe at apartment complex in Kildare

The device was taken to a safe military location for examination.

# army-bomb-disposal - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Device with potential for "serious damage" made safe in Dublin

A number of houses in Drimnagh, where the viable device was found, were evacuated earlier this evening.

# army-bomb-disposal - Friday 15 February, 2013

PSNI issue appeal after viable pipe bomb found beside primary school

The device was discovered in a laneway near the school at 3pm yesterday evening.

# army-bomb-disposal - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

Viable explosive device made safe in Limerick

The device was made safe without the need for a controlled explosion.

# army-bomb-disposal - Monday 19 November, 2012

Army bomb disposal teams called to three incidents today

Improvised explosive devices were found in Bray, Co Wicklow and in Athy, Co Kildare.

# army-bomb-disposal - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Explosive device made safe in Athy

The area was cordoned off and some local resident were evacuated until the device was made safe by the Army Bomb Disposal Team.

# army-bomb-disposal - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Old ammunition made safe by army bomb disposal team in Dublin

The badly corroded projectile was found during river drainage works and is thought to have been in the location for a considerable period of time.

# army-bomb-disposal - Friday 27 July, 2012

Controlled explosion carried out on chemical discovered at Cork school

The Army Bomb Disposal Unit was called to St Finbarr’s Seminary after unstable chemical was found in an old school lab.

# army-bomb-disposal - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Improvised Explosive Device explodes outside Limerick house

No injuries were caused in the explosion. The bomb disposal team was also called to deal with explosive devices in Kildare.

# army-bomb-disposal - Saturday 4 February, 2012

Suspicious device made safe in Tullamore

A suspicious device was discovered this afternoon at an industrial unit in Co Offaly.

# army-bomb-disposal - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Five viable improvised explosive devices found in Co Clare

The Armby Bomb Disposal Team was called to Tulla this morning after the devices were discovered.

# army-bomb-disposal - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

West Belfast homes evacuated over suspicious object

A security alert is in operation after the object was found in the Glen Road area this morning.

# army-bomb-disposal - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Arrests made as viable explosive device discovered in Dublin

Gardaí say the arrests were made as part of investigations into organised crime.

# army-bomb-disposal - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

Unstable acid made safe in Limerick by army bomb disposal team

The Defence Forces team carried out a controlled explosion on a quantity of unstable Picric Acid in Kilmallock this morning.

# army-bomb-disposal - Thursday 7 April, 2011

Army bomb disposal unit on the scene as device found in Clondalkin estate

The device was found in the front garden of a house in the Clondalkin area of Dublin earlier this morning.

# army-bomb-disposal - Saturday 19 March, 2011

AN ARMY BOMB DISPOSAL unit has made a device safe in Mulhuddart, Co Dublin, today. The team arrived on the scene at Whitestown Drive at around 1.30am this morning and the area was declared safe an hour later, according to RTÉ. The improvised explosive device (IED) was removed for a technical examination and safe destruction.

# army-bomb-disposal - Friday 18 February, 2011

Former soldier guilty of trying to kill pregnant wife with grenade

Nicholas Fabian, 33, has been sentenced to life for attempting to murder his wife, who was seriously injured in an explosion outside their home.

# army-bomb-disposal - Tuesday 8 February, 2011

Bomb disposal expert on trial for attempted murder using grenade

The accused’s pregnant wife received serious leg injuries when the device exploded underneath her car in March 2010.