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#Bomb Squad

# bomb-squad - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Bomb disposal team deals with unstable chemical at Wicklow school
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Bomb disposal team deals with unstable chemical at Wicklow school

Aug 1st 2012, 6:36 PM 83 Views 0 Comments

Dinitrophenylhydrazine, a routine agent which can become unstable over time, was found during a routine audit.

# bomb-squad - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Two viable explosive devices found in Sligo
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# Bomb Squad

Two viable explosive devices found in Sligo

Jul 24th 2012, 9:38 AM 2,920 Views 15 Comments

A controlled explosion was carried out on one of the devices at the scene, while the other was brought to a secure military location to be examined.

# bomb-squad - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Army team makes safe unstable chemicals at Dundalk IT
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Army team makes safe unstable chemicals at Dundalk IT

Jul 10th 2012, 5:55 PM 3,920 Views 8 Comments

The chemicals were found during a routine audit at DKIT this afternoon.

# bomb-squad - Friday 6 July, 2012

Gardaí appeal for information over 'viable and dangerous' device in Cork
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# Bomb Squad

Gardaí appeal for information over 'viable and dangerous' device in Cork

Jul 6th 2012, 8:22 PM 5,309 Views 13 Comments

The explosive device, which was found under a parked car, was made safe by an Army bomb disposal team.

# bomb-squad - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Improvised explosive device made safe in Cork
# Device
# Device

Improvised explosive device made safe in Cork

Jul 5th 2012, 8:59 AM 3,170 Views 15 Comments

Mayfield residents evacuated after device discovered close to vehicle overnight.

# bomb-squad - Friday 22 June, 2012

Bomb squad make safe explosive devices in Limerick
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Bomb squad make safe explosive devices in Limerick

Jun 22nd 2012, 7:10 PM 2,817 Views 1 Comment

The viable devices were found in an overgrown area near a residential estate in Limerick city.

# bomb-squad - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Improvised Explosive Device explodes outside Limerick house
# Devices
# Devices

Improvised Explosive Device explodes outside Limerick house

May 8th 2012, 5:52 PM 4,353 Views 10 Comments

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

# bomb-squad - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Viable explosive device made safe in Dublin
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Viable explosive device made safe in Dublin

May 5th 2012, 10:08 AM 3,967 Views 20 Comments

The explosive device was found under a car in the early hours of this morning.

# bomb-squad - Friday 4 May, 2012

Viable device discovered in car in Dublin
# Device
# Device

Viable device discovered in car in Dublin

May 4th 2012, 7:56 AM 3,648 Views 15 Comments

The device was discovered in Rialto at around 11.30pm last night.

# bomb-squad - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Viable explosive device made safe by bomb squad in Tipperary
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# Bomb Squad

Viable explosive device made safe by bomb squad in Tipperary

Apr 28th 2012, 9:41 AM 3,096 Views 17 Comments

A number of residents in the Grange area of Roscrea were evacuated from their homes during the night as a bomb disposal team dealt with the device.

# bomb-squad - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Viable explosive device made safe in Athlone
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# Bomb Squad

Viable explosive device made safe in Athlone

Apr 24th 2012, 1:26 PM 1,848 Views 2 Comments

An Army bomb disposal team carried out a controlled explosion on the device which was found at a home in the Monksland area of Athlone this morning.

# bomb-squad - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Two viable explosive devices made safe in Dublin overnight
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# Bomb Squad

Two viable explosive devices made safe in Dublin overnight

Apr 3rd 2012, 9:18 AM 3,652 Views 21 Comments

Defence Forces said that they were called out to deal with two separate IEDs last night.

# bomb-squad - Monday 12 March, 2012

Man arrested after explosive device found in Cork
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# Cork

Man arrested after explosive device found in Cork

Mar 12th 2012, 9:19 AM 5,501 Views 18 Comments

A member of the Army Bomb Disposal Team was slightly injured while attempting to render the object safe outside a private residence in the city last night.

# bomb-squad - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Three viable explosives made safe near Celbridge
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# Devices

Three viable explosives made safe near Celbridge

Feb 16th 2012, 6:26 PM 4,993 Views 17 Comments

Gardaí investigating the activities of dissident republicans also recovered a handgun from the scene.

# bomb-squad - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Army bomb squad deals with viable IED in Tallaght
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# Bomb Squad

Army bomb squad deals with viable IED in Tallaght

Feb 15th 2012, 10:01 AM 2,937 Views 16 Comments

The Bomb Disposal Team was called to a community enterprise centre in Oldbawn, Tallaght at around 11pm last night.

# bomb-squad - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Army defuse WW1-era grenade found on Laois farm
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# Bomb Squad

Army defuse WW1-era grenade found on Laois farm

Feb 9th 2012, 3:23 PM 3,164 Views 23 Comments

The grenade was found during excavation work at the farm in Emo.

# bomb-squad - Saturday 4 February, 2012

Suspicious device made safe in Tullamore
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# Device

Suspicious device made safe in Tullamore

Feb 4th 2012, 3:43 PM 3,041 Views 8 Comments

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

# bomb-squad - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Firearms and explosive material found in Dublin apartment block
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# Investigation

Firearms and explosive material found in Dublin apartment block

Jan 28th 2012, 10:34 AM 3,800 Views 13 Comments

Gardaí are investigating after the discovery was made at an apartment complex off Clonliffe Road in Dublin 3.

# bomb-squad - Friday 27 January, 2012

Army bomb disposal unit deal with viable grenade in Drumcondra
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Army bomb disposal unit deal with viable grenade in Drumcondra

Jan 27th 2012, 6:57 PM 5,385 Views 16 Comments

A viable grenade and components were discovered in the outhouse of an apartment block in Drumcondra this afternoon.

# bomb-squad - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Five viable improvised explosive devices found in Co Clare
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# Devices

Five viable improvised explosive devices found in Co Clare

Jan 26th 2012, 4:14 PM 3,517 Views 6 Comments

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

# bomb-squad - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

Improvised explosive device made safe in Ranelagh
# IED
# IED

Improvised explosive device made safe in Ranelagh

Jan 24th 2012, 8:16 AM 3,322 Views 10 Comments

An initial examination of the device showed that it contained the components of a viable IED, according to the Defence Forces.

# bomb-squad - Monday 23 January, 2012

Hoax pipe bomb found outside Dublin city centre pub
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# Pipe Bomb

Hoax pipe bomb found outside Dublin city centre pub

Jan 23rd 2012, 7:56 AM 6,948 Views 9 Comments

The Swan bar was evacuated last night as a controlled explosion was carried out on a suspicious device.

# bomb-squad - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

'Viable' explosive device made safe by bomb squad in Dublin
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'Viable' explosive device made safe by bomb squad in Dublin

Jan 3rd 2012, 5:30 PM 4,610 Views 8 Comments

The viable Improvised Explosive Device (IED) was found in a home in Finglas in north Dublin this afternoon.

# bomb-squad - Thursday 22 December, 2011

Army bomb squad deals with viable device in Galway
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Army bomb squad deals with viable device in Galway

Dec 22nd 2011, 6:19 PM 3,088 Views 17 Comments

The bomb squad is called to a private residence in Clonboo, close to the Mayo border, to deal with a viable improvised explosive.

# bomb-squad - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Nov 30th 2011, 7:50 PM 3,846 Views 6 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

# bomb-squad - Friday 14 October, 2011

Bomb Disposal team called to Waterford to tackle unsafe chemical
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Bomb Disposal team called to Waterford to tackle unsafe chemical

Oct 14th 2011, 5:04 PM 207 Views 5 Comments

# bomb-squad - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Army bomb squad deals with World War II device in Clare
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# Bomb Squad

Army bomb squad deals with World War II device in Clare

Oct 13th 2011, 4:04 PM 666 Views 6 Comments

In a busy day for the Defence Forces’ bomb disposal team, a non-explosive device was discovered during excavations in Quinpoole.

Dublin City Council evacuated over suspicious device
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# Evacuated

Dublin City Council evacuated over suspicious device

Oct 13th 2011, 2:45 PM 322 Views 9 Comments

# bomb-squad - Friday 7 October, 2011

Dublin-Belfast resume following earlier NI bomb alert
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# Security Alert

Dublin-Belfast resume following earlier NI bomb alert

Oct 7th 2011, 10:42 AM 324 Views 3 Comments

A suspicious package was been found on the Lisburn Road in Belfast, close to the train line running between the city and Dublin.

# bomb-squad - Sunday 25 September, 2011

Bomb squad deals with viable device in Co Wicklow
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# Wicklow

Bomb squad deals with viable device in Co Wicklow

Sep 25th 2011, 8:49 PM 1,541 Views 5 Comments

The Army Bomb Disposal Unit is called to deal with a viable device in Newtownmountkennedy, while a hoax device is removed in Dublin.

# bomb-squad - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Bomb squad deals with viable device in Tallaght
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Bomb squad deals with viable device in Tallaght

Aug 24th 2011, 2:09 PM 683 Views 3 Comments

The Army Bomb Disposal Team says it was called to Donomore Park overnight to deal with a viable device.

# bomb-squad - Friday 8 July, 2011

Army bomb disposal team deals with chemical at Tralee IT
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Army bomb disposal team deals with chemical at Tralee IT

Jul 8th 2011, 3:25 PM 744 Views 5 Comments

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

# bomb-squad - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Bomb squad called out to defuse...a sex toy
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# Sex Bomb

Bomb squad called out to defuse...a sex toy

Mar 15th 2011, 11:52 AM 1,544 Views 0 Comments

Case of the ticking package brings to mind a certain Tom Jones hit…