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#Bomb Disposal Unit

# bomb-disposal-unit - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Bomb disposal unit called in after alleged suspicious device found beneath car in Dublin

The Defence Forces’ Explosive Ordinance Disposal unit was notified and soldiers attended the scene.

# bomb-disposal-unit - Monday 28 September, 2015

Ranelagh scene declared safe as bomb squad removes suspect device

Traffic restrictions have now been lifted.

# bomb-disposal-unit - Friday 28 August, 2015

Bomb squad called after suspicious package delivered to Alan Kelly’s office

The Environment Minister said it was a “highly deplorable incident”.

# bomb-disposal-unit - Friday 7 February, 2014

Army renders safe third historic grenade in last seven days

This time the device was found at a commercial premises in Roscommon.

# bomb-disposal-unit - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Bomb squad called after suspicious device found in central Dublin

Gardaí and an army explosives ordinance disposal team are at the scene at North Strand Road.

# bomb-disposal-unit - Monday 20 May, 2013

Bomb squad called to deal with viable device in Tallaght

The device was found by a sanitation worker near Tymon Park, which was sealed off for some time.

# bomb-disposal-unit - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Late-night operation to remove viable explosive device in Lucan

An army bomb disposal unit carried out a controlled explosion after being deployed to a residential area in Ardglen.

# bomb-disposal-unit - Sunday 14 October, 2012

Man arrested over suspicious device in Tallaght residential area

Two males tried to escape on foot after being stopped by Gardai in the Cushlawn Estate; one had a suspicious device.

# bomb-disposal-unit - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Israeli embassy security incident in Dublin confirmed as false alarm

A suspicious package was discovered at the premises earlier today, prompting an evacuation.

# bomb-disposal-unit - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Army bomb squad deals with viable device in Cork city

The squad spent over two hours examining the device in the Farranree area and carrying out a controlled explosion.

# bomb-disposal-unit - Thursday 31 May, 2012

Bomb squad say suspicious device at Mary Lou McDonald’s office a "hoax" Alert This post contains images

Bomb squad say suspicious device at Mary Lou McDonald’s office a "hoax"

The Defence Forces’ bomb disposal team made safe and analysed the device at the Sinn Féin TD’s office in Dublin’s North Strand.

# bomb-disposal-unit - Monday 19 December, 2011

Hoax forces residents to evacuate homes

The Defence Forces were called to the incident, which took place in Dublin city last night.

# bomb-disposal-unit - Friday 14 October, 2011

THE ARMY BOMB disposal unit has been called to Waterford to deal with an unsafe chemical at a commercial premises. The team was deployed to Lancaster Laboratories in Dungarvan to dispose of a sample of picric acid, which was discovered in a routine audit. The chemical was removed to waste ground and a controlled explosion was carried out at around 4:40pm.

# bomb-disposal-unit - Friday 8 July, 2011

Army bomb disposal team deals with chemical at Tralee IT

A small quantity of picric acid, which can become unstable over time, is found during a routine audit of chemicals.