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#Bomb Threat

# bomb-threat - Wednesday 1 June, 2022

Man United's Maguire says bomb threat crossed line
# Unacceptable
From The42
# Unacceptable

Man United's Maguire says bomb threat crossed line

Jun 1st 2022, 8:55 PM 7,670 Views 3 Comments

The player’s house was swept by police in April to ensure the safety of his family.

# bomb-threat - Thursday 21 April, 2022

Police investigate after Harry Maguire receives bomb threat
# Bomb Threat
From The42
# Bomb Threat

Police investigate after Harry Maguire receives bomb threat

Apr 21st 2022, 4:31 PM 20,759 Views 41 Comments

Cheshire police conducted a sweep of the home Maguire shares with his fiancée and two young children.

# bomb-threat - Thursday 19 August, 2021

Man threatening to detonate bomb near US Capitol surrenders
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

Man threatening to detonate bomb near US Capitol surrenders

Updated Aug 19th 2021, 8:23 PM 28,207 Views 23 Comments

Several buildings were evacuated as police negotiated with a man in a pickup truck threatening to detonate explosives near the site.

# bomb-threat - Monday 8 March, 2021

Gardaí investigate bomb scare at home of Justice Minister Helen McEntee
# Bomb Threat
# Bomb Threat

Gardaí investigate bomb scare at home of Justice Minister Helen McEntee

Mar 8th 2021, 4:29 PM 72,794 Views 44 Comments

McEntee is pregnant with her first child and is due in May

# bomb-threat - Friday 17 July, 2020

51-year-old passenger arrested after bomb threat made against Ryanair flight
# Norway
# Norway

51-year-old passenger arrested after bomb threat made against Ryanair flight

Jul 17th 2020, 1:53 PM 34,062 Views 27 Comments

It is the second similar threat against a Ryanair flight in a week.

# bomb-threat - Friday 26 October, 2018

US mail bomb suspect charged with five crimes - faces 48 years in prison if found guilty
# Bomb Threat
# Bomb Threat

US mail bomb suspect charged with five crimes - faces 48 years in prison if found guilty

Updated Oct 26th 2018, 8:21 PM 62,197 Views 89 Comments

The bombs are being sent to Trump critics and the White House has come out to defend Trump’s remarks on the matter.

# bomb-threat - Monday 11 June, 2018

Transatlantic flight diverted to Shannon after apparent bomb threat
# Chicago
# Chicago

Transatlantic flight diverted to Shannon after apparent bomb threat

Jun 11th 2018, 4:02 PM 26,568 Views 4 Comments

United Airlines flight UA-971 was travelling from Rome to Chicago.

# bomb-threat - Monday 19 March, 2018

24,000 bomb hoax emails sent to UK schools as 'part of Minecraft gamer feud'
# Evacuations
# Evacuations

24,000 bomb hoax emails sent to UK schools as 'part of Minecraft gamer feud'

Mar 19th 2018, 8:09 PM 14,221 Views 3 Comments

Police said about 400 schools were affected and some buildings were evacuated.

# bomb-threat - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'Significant explosive device' found at gates of primary school in Belfast
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

'Significant explosive device' found at gates of primary school in Belfast

Apr 23rd 2017, 4:08 PM 11,351 Views 39 Comments

“Had this device not been found when it had, there is no telling what we may have been dealing with,” said police.

# bomb-threat - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Man who made bomb threats during Queen's visit jailed for 8.5 years
# Donal Billings
# Donal Billings

Man who made bomb threats during Queen's visit jailed for 8.5 years

Dec 15th 2016, 7:25 PM 14,538 Views 51 Comments

The judge said Donal Billings “recklessly exposed passengers, staff and members of the emergency services to very significant risk of serious injury or death”.

# bomb-threat - Friday 2 September, 2016

Teen with autism spared jail time after making hoax bomb calls to US
# Antrim
# Antrim

Teen with autism spared jail time after making hoax bomb calls to US

Sep 2nd 2016, 5:33 PM 9,961 Views 8 Comments

Ben Megarry made the calls to schools, airports and businesses in the US in 2012.

# bomb-threat - Friday 18 March, 2016

Man allegedly threatened gardaí with bomb and 'said he was from Isis'
# Courts
# Courts

Man allegedly threatened gardaí with bomb and 'said he was from Isis'

Mar 18th 2016, 5:09 PM 20,091 Views 0 Comments

The incident took place late last night at Pearse Street Garda station.

# bomb-threat - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Air France flight diverted over bomb threat
# Montreal
# Montreal

Air France flight diverted over bomb threat

Dec 8th 2015, 5:08 PM 12,906 Views 3 Comments

The threat turned out to be a hoax.

# bomb-threat - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Intel worker who paid friend to phone in bomb threat may be given community service
# Hoax
# Hoax

Intel worker who paid friend to phone in bomb threat may be given community service

Nov 24th 2015, 11:03 PM 12,928 Views 0 Comments

The plan was described as “profoundly stupid”.

# bomb-threat - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Turkish Airlines plane diverted to Canada after bomb threat
# Explosives
# Explosives

Turkish Airlines plane diverted to Canada after bomb threat

Nov 22nd 2015, 8:26 AM 15,086 Views 15 Comments

The plane, with 256 passengers and crew, landed safely at Halifax Stanfield International Airport.

# bomb-threat - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Suspect device at Cork hotel declared a hoax
# Ballincollig
# Ballincollig

Suspect device at Cork hotel declared a hoax

Aug 2nd 2015, 7:45 AM 18,984 Views 3 Comments

The hotel was evacuated last night.

# bomb-threat - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

British Airways flight makes emergency landing after 'bomb threat'
# Canada
# Canada

British Airways flight makes emergency landing after 'bomb threat'

Jul 29th 2015, 2:23 PM 14,308 Views 10 Comments

The plane was bound for London, but was forced to land in Canada.

# bomb-threat - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Gerry Adams hits out at idiots and imbeciles
# Bomb Threat
# Bomb Threat

Gerry Adams hits out at idiots and imbeciles

Jul 7th 2015, 3:00 PM 15,774 Views 97 Comments

The Sinn Féin president was reacting to a bomb threat targeting his home yesterday.

# bomb-threat - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Gerry Adams: 'It's a wee while since the PSNI arrived at my house with sniffer dogs'
# Bomb Threat
# Bomb Threat

Gerry Adams: 'It's a wee while since the PSNI arrived at my house with sniffer dogs'

May 6th 2015, 9:00 PM 35,172 Views 153 Comments

Two cars belonging to Sinn Féin councillors were also burnt out.

# bomb-threat - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Two men arrested over Intel plant bomb hoax
# Bomb Scare
# Bomb Scare

Two men arrested over Intel plant bomb hoax

Apr 2nd 2015, 8:12 AM 18,243 Views 32 Comments

The men have been released without charge and a file has been sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# bomb-threat - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

A caller to Alan Kelly's constituency office threatened to 'put a bullet in his head'
# Threat
# Threat

A caller to Alan Kelly's constituency office threatened to 'put a bullet in his head'

Nov 19th 2014, 12:10 PM 10,256 Views 93 Comments

It is the second threat made against him in recent days.

# bomb-threat - Monday 17 November, 2014

Alan Kelly's constituency office got a bomb threat this morning
# Water Charges
# Water Charges

Alan Kelly's constituency office got a bomb threat this morning

Nov 17th 2014, 2:32 PM 22,051 Views 209 Comments

An assistant at Alan Kelly’s office in Nenagh took a call this morning.

# bomb-threat - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

The army has responded to 82 bomb threats this year
# Diffusing The Situation
# Diffusing The Situation

The army has responded to 82 bomb threats this year

Aug 20th 2014, 6:55 AM 4,078 Views 6 Comments

And 30 were viable.

# bomb-threat - Friday 30 May, 2014

10-year-old's bomb threat shuts down airport
# He's The Bomb
# He's The Bomb

10-year-old's bomb threat shuts down airport

May 30th 2014, 9:40 PM 22,211 Views 18 Comments

The boy said that he was”Pablo Escobar, Lord of the Skies”.

# bomb-threat - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Tweeting an airline to say you're a member of Al-Qaeda isn't a great idea, apparently
# Joke
From The Daily Edge
# Joke

Tweeting an airline to say you're a member of Al-Qaeda isn't a great idea, apparently

Apr 13th 2014, 5:54 PM 35,673 Views 48 Comments

Especially when you end up being reported to the FBI.

# bomb-threat - Friday 9 August, 2013

Eiffel Tower reopened after bomb threat
# Deemed Safe
# Deemed Safe

Eiffel Tower reopened after bomb threat

Aug 9th 2013, 3:54 PM 7,381 Views 23 Comments

The 124 year old structure was evacuated just after midday due to a bomb threat.

# bomb-threat - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Plane bound for Moscow lands in Iceland after bomb threat
# Bomb Scare
# Bomb Scare

Plane bound for Moscow lands in Iceland after bomb threat

Aug 16th 2012, 9:10 AM 3,687 Views 0 Comments

The flight from New York made an emergency landing after an anonymous phone call said there were explosives on board.

# bomb-threat - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

San Antonio airport evacuated after telephoned bomb threat
# Texas
# Texas

San Antonio airport evacuated after telephoned bomb threat

Aug 1st 2012, 9:23 PM 4,764 Views 12 Comments

A telephoned threat claimed that three bombs had been left in an airport garage.

# bomb-threat - Thursday 26 January, 2012

U-turn on Derry's All-Ireland Fleadh bid welcomed
# Fleadh
# Fleadh

U-turn on Derry's All-Ireland Fleadh bid welcomed

Jan 26th 2012, 8:24 AM 2,121 Views 11 Comments

The Ulster Council of Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Éireann has reversed its decision to turn down the bid over security concerns.

# bomb-threat - Monday 23 January, 2012

Derry's bid for the Fleadh denied over threat of bomb attacks
# Derry
# Derry

Derry's bid for the Fleadh denied over threat of bomb attacks

Jan 23rd 2012, 11:06 AM 1,960 Views 14 Comments

The city’s bid to bring Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann to the North for the first time next year has failed.

# bomb-threat - Saturday 6 August, 2011

Plane evacuated over bomb threat
# Bomb Threat
# Bomb Threat

Plane evacuated over bomb threat

Aug 6th 2011, 4:27 PM 296 Views 0 Comments

The incident took place at Philadelphia airport yesterday.

# bomb-threat - Monday 16 May, 2011

Republican dissidents issue London bomb threat
# Bomb Threat
# Bomb Threat

Republican dissidents issue London bomb threat

May 16th 2011, 1:01 PM 2,300 Views 0 Comments

Scotland Yard says the warning is “non-specific” in time and location – there have been two other security alerts in central London today.

# bomb-threat - Sunday 15 August, 2010

Bomb threat at Lourdes
# Bomb Threat
# Bomb Threat

Bomb threat at Lourdes

Aug 15th 2010, 2:39 PM 132 Views 0 Comments

Thousands of Catholic pilgrims evacuated.

# bomb-threat - Friday 23 July, 2010

Man sentenced over Heathrow bomb hoax
# Bomb Threat
# Bomb Threat

Man sentenced over Heathrow bomb hoax

Jul 23rd 2010, 8:40 PM 190 Views 0 Comments

61-year-old Scotsman had address at Ballymun, Dublin.