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# bomb-squad - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Bomb squad deals with highly explosive chemical at Dublin school
# Explosive
# Explosive

Bomb squad deals with highly explosive chemical at Dublin school

Dec 7th 2013, 2:41 PM 27,161 Views 24 Comments

The chemical is quite common in school labs but can become unstable over time.

# bomb-squad - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Viable homemade bomb made safe by disposal team in south county Dublin
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Viable homemade bomb made safe by disposal team in south county Dublin

Nov 21st 2013, 11:20 PM 19,070 Views 24 Comments

The explosive device was found at a private residence in the Woodlands Grove area of Shankill.

# bomb-squad - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Three pipe bombs found in Limerick house
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Three pipe bombs found in Limerick house

Nov 7th 2013, 9:02 AM 6,260 Views 65 Comments

The three viable devices were made safe by an Army bomb disposal team in the early hours of this morning.

# bomb-squad - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Viable pipe bomb 'had the potential to kill or maim'
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Viable pipe bomb 'had the potential to kill or maim'

Oct 19th 2013, 11:09 AM 5,582 Views 6 Comments

Homes in Armagh had to be evacuated for three hours this morning after the viable device was found by the PSNI.

# bomb-squad - Monday 7 October, 2013

Bomb squad examines hazardous substances in two schools
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Bomb squad examines hazardous substances in two schools

Oct 7th 2013, 9:51 PM 12,645 Views 15 Comments

The callouts took place this afternoon in Dublin.

# bomb-squad - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Suspicious device found at Harold’s Cross declared a hoax
# Scare
# Scare

Suspicious device found at Harold’s Cross declared a hoax

Sep 24th 2013, 9:45 PM 13,203 Views 33 Comments

A section of Harold’s Cross Road was closed to traffic.

# bomb-squad - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Pics: This is what a day of military bomb squad training is like
# US Air Force
# US Air Force

Pics: This is what a day of military bomb squad training is like

Sep 21st 2013, 8:30 PM 12,458 Views 48 Comments

A dangerous job like this needs a lot of extensive training and practice. The average US Air Force bomb tech can spend years doing this.

# bomb-squad - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Two viable homemade explosives found in Limerick
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Two viable homemade explosives found in Limerick

Sep 18th 2013, 8:16 PM 6,831 Views 12 Comments

The devices were found on a green field site beside a river this afternoon.

# bomb-squad - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Two early 20th century artillery shells discovered in Dublin
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Two early 20th century artillery shells discovered in Dublin

Aug 27th 2013, 6:10 PM 7,793 Views 21 Comments

The shells were discovered by a construction worker at a house in Ballsbridge this afternoon.

# bomb-squad - Monday 26 August, 2013

Bomb squad deployed after 'viable' homemade device found at Donegal home
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Bomb squad deployed after 'viable' homemade device found at Donegal home

Aug 26th 2013, 6:04 PM 8,600 Views 12 Comments

Some homes in the area were evacuated while the device was made safe by a controlled explosion.

# bomb-squad - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Try not to cringe as All Blacks stars try their hand at comedy
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From The42
# Bomb Squad

Try not to cringe as All Blacks stars try their hand at comedy

Aug 21st 2013, 10:48 AM 1,439 Views 1 Comment

Fair play to the lads for trying but they should probably stick to the rugby.

# bomb-squad - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Viable explosive device found on Meath road
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Viable explosive device found on Meath road

Aug 17th 2013, 8:23 PM 12,153 Views 12 Comments

The Improvised Explosive Device was found in Kells this afternoon.

# bomb-squad - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

North Belfast bomb a 'blatant attempt to kill'
# PSNI
# PSNI

North Belfast bomb a 'blatant attempt to kill'

Jul 10th 2013, 8:59 AM 3,570 Views 2 Comments

The device was found at Alliance Avenue yesterday afternoon.

# bomb-squad - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Post services may be delayed because of suspect device in Portlaoise
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Post services may be delayed because of suspect device in Portlaoise

Jun 20th 2013, 5:32 PM 5,340 Views 9 Comments

An Post’s mailing centre in Portlaoise has been evacuated after customs staff discovered a suspicious item.

# bomb-squad - Monday 27 May, 2013

Bomb squad called to deal with unsafe chemical at Dublin school
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Bomb squad called to deal with unsafe chemical at Dublin school

May 27th 2013, 9:54 PM 17,660 Views 25 Comments

A chemical found in the school lab – Dinitrophenylhydrazine, or ‘Brady’s re-agent’ – can become unstable over time.

# bomb-squad - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Controlled explosion on century-old grenade found in Cork
# Hand Grenade
# Hand Grenade

Controlled explosion on century-old grenade found in Cork

May 21st 2013, 9:45 PM 11,407 Views 15 Comments

An army bomb squad was called to Crosshaven after the Mills Grenade was found by people digging in a garden.

Bomb squad called after suspicious device found in central Dublin
# Breaking
# Breaking

Bomb squad called after suspicious device found in central Dublin

May 21st 2013, 1:09 PM 14,451 Views 36 Comments

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

# bomb-squad - Monday 20 May, 2013

Bomb squad called to deal with viable device in Tallaght
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Bomb squad called to deal with viable device in Tallaght

May 20th 2013, 5:57 PM 8,063 Views 15 Comments

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

# bomb-squad - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Nothing found following reports of 'suspicious device' at Boston's South Station
# Boston
# Boston

Nothing found following reports of 'suspicious device' at Boston's South Station

Apr 20th 2013, 5:01 PM 6,920 Views 6 Comments

The station was cleared as a precautionary measure.

# bomb-squad - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Viable explosive device in Fermanagh car 'destined for police station'
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Viable explosive device in Fermanagh car 'destined for police station'

Mar 23rd 2013, 12:39 PM 4,437 Views 6 Comments

PSNI believe the vehicle in which the device was found was due to be left at the station in nearby Lisnaskea.

# bomb-squad - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Viable explosive device made safe in Cork city
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Viable explosive device made safe in Cork city

Feb 14th 2013, 5:57 PM 9,724 Views 19 Comments

The device was found by construction workers at Hill Grove Lane in the north of the city this afternoon.

# bomb-squad - Monday 4 February, 2013

Viable homemade explosive found on grounds of Dublin school
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Viable homemade explosive found on grounds of Dublin school

Feb 4th 2013, 3:17 PM 11,130 Views 20 Comments

The school in Crumlin was evacuated as an Army bomb disposal investigated the Improvised Explosive Device.

# bomb-squad - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Bomb disposal unit deals with viable device in Tallaght
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Bomb disposal unit deals with viable device in Tallaght

Jan 20th 2013, 7:25 PM 9,984 Views 12 Comments

A controlled explosion was carried out on the viable IED, which was found outside a house this lunchtime.

# bomb-squad - Sunday 6 January, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added Ireland seen from space
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Ireland seen from space

Jan 6th 2013, 8:00 PM 19,821 Views 9 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Four homemade explosive devices made safe in Dundalk
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Four homemade explosive devices made safe in Dundalk

Jan 6th 2013, 7:11 PM 9,704 Views 45 Comments

The viable Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) were found in a derelict house in a residential area this afternoon.

# bomb-squad - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Police attending security alert in Derry city
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Police attending security alert in Derry city

Dec 29th 2012, 11:50 AM 3,421 Views 1 Comment

A bomb disposal unit has been dispatched to Drumleck Drive in the north of the city after a suspicious device was found.

# bomb-squad - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Live grenade from the Civil War found at recycling centre in Clare
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Live grenade from the Civil War found at recycling centre in Clare

Dec 13th 2012, 4:11 PM 4,909 Views 12 Comments

An Army bomb disposal team carried out a controlled explosion on the live grenade.

# bomb-squad - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Viable explosive device found in Finglas
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Viable explosive device found in Finglas

Dec 6th 2012, 9:22 AM 3,974 Views 5 Comments

The Improvised Explosive Device was found in a residential area in Finglas during the night.

# bomb-squad - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Viable ‘pipe bomb-type device’ discovered in Larne
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Viable ‘pipe bomb-type device’ discovered in Larne

Dec 1st 2012, 1:27 PM 2,335 Views 0 Comments

Traffic through the Co Antrim town was halted this morning after the suspicious device was found earlier this morning.

# bomb-squad - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Army make safe device found at apartment block in Dublin
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Army make safe device found at apartment block in Dublin

Nov 21st 2012, 12:09 PM 6,301 Views 7 Comments

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.

# bomb-squad - Monday 19 November, 2012

Army make safe viable device found beside a car in Dublin
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Army make safe viable device found beside a car in Dublin

Nov 19th 2012, 9:58 AM 6,507 Views 4 Comments

The Improvised Explosive Device was found outside a house in Firhouse in Dublin in the early hours of this morning.

# bomb-squad - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Explosive device made safe in Athy
# Bomb
# Bomb

Explosive device made safe in Athy

Nov 1st 2012, 9:54 AM 3,995 Views 14 Comments

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

# bomb-squad - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Late-night operation to remove viable explosive device in Lucan
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Late-night operation to remove viable explosive device in Lucan

Oct 28th 2012, 11:48 AM 7,092 Views 14 Comments

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

# bomb-squad - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Two viable explosive devices discovered in Limerick
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Two viable explosive devices discovered in Limerick

Oct 6th 2012, 1:04 PM 4,496 Views 8 Comments

The Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) were discovered on a rural road outside Limerick City late last night.

# bomb-squad - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Two viable explosive devices found in Dublin outhouse
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Two viable explosive devices found in Dublin outhouse

Oct 4th 2012, 3:50 PM 6,618 Views 11 Comments

Local residents were evacuated after the two viable devices were found in the Tara Lawn area in Darndale.

# bomb-squad - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Viable explosive device made safe in Coolock overnight
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Viable explosive device made safe in Coolock overnight

Sep 26th 2012, 8:03 AM 5,072 Views 1 Comment

Residents from the Belcamp Crescent area were evacuated after the explosive device was found inside a home.

# bomb-squad - Friday 21 September, 2012

Bomb unit deals with two viable devices at Derry council offices
# Foyleside
# Foyleside

Bomb unit deals with two viable devices at Derry council offices

Sep 21st 2012, 9:51 AM 1,560 Views 4 Comments

Two viable devices were made safe in the Strand Road area, a residential area on the west side of the river Foyle.

# bomb-squad - Monday 17 September, 2012

Controlled explosion carried out on War of Independence grenade
# Ranelagh
# Ranelagh

Controlled explosion carried out on War of Independence grenade

Sep 17th 2012, 9:43 AM 5,102 Views 8 Comments

The badly-corroded grenade was found in a garden in Ranelagh by a resident doing some excavation work.

# bomb-squad - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Second potential explosive device in less than 12 hours found in Tallaght
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Second potential explosive device in less than 12 hours found in Tallaght

Aug 21st 2012, 12:10 PM 6,071 Views 15 Comments

An Army bomb disposal team is currently at the scene.

# bomb-squad - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Bomb squad deal with viable roadside device in Co Limerick
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Bomb squad deal with viable roadside device in Co Limerick

Aug 11th 2012, 3:33 PM 3,932 Views 18 Comments

A controlled explosion was carried out on the viable device, which was found in a roadside ditch in Rathkeale.