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#Petrol Bomb

# petrol-bomb - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Derry bomb was attempt to 'murder' police officers, says PSNI

Police discovered a bomb which they believe was placed underneath a car by the New IRA.

# petrol-bomb - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

Gardaí investigating suspected petrol bomb incident on property in Drogheda

The fire happened in the Tredagh View area of Drogheda at around 2.15am.

# petrol-bomb - Saturday 27 April, 2019

Gardaí probe petrol bomb attack in west Dublin in latest suspected feud attack

The incident happened this afternoon at a house in Sheephill Avenue, Corduff.

# petrol-bomb - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Arson attack on house of man with severe learning difficulties condemned as 'sickening'

The PSNI said it could have been dealing with a murder scene.

# petrol-bomb - Friday 21 April, 2017

'It could have been a very different story': Petrol bomb thrown into Antrim family's home

Three adults and a 12-year-old boy were in the house at the time, but were uninjured.

# petrol-bomb - Friday 24 March, 2017

Petrol bomb thrown through front window of house in 'extremely reckless attack'

One man is believed to have been injured in the attack.

# petrol-bomb - Monday 6 February, 2017

Police question 40-year-old in connection with prison officer's murder in Belfast

Adrian Ismay was driving home on 4 March 2016 when a petrol bomb went off after falling from underneath his van.

# petrol-bomb - Friday 4 December, 2015

At least 16 killed in petrol bomb attack on Egyptian nightclub

According to a security source, the attack followed a dispute between employees of the nightclub and a group of youths.

# petrol-bomb - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Family escape injury after home is petrol bombed in 'religious hate crime'

The victims have been described as “long-standing and valued members” of their community.

# petrol-bomb - Monday 2 November, 2015

Petrol bomb thrown at gardaí as they came to aid of firefighters

The gardaí had been called to help firefighters because of anti-social behaviour in a Ballina housing estate.

# petrol-bomb - Sunday 1 November, 2015

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London police break up 'Scumoween' illegal rave and a street riot breaks out

Missiles and a ‘petrol bomb’ were thrown.

# petrol-bomb - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Petrol bomb attack on mother and baby in Belfast

This came as the third attack on a home in the city in three days.

# petrol-bomb - Friday 2 January, 2015

Family called gardaí seven times before they responded to petrol bomb attack

A local councillor said a lack of resources was to blame, but a sergeant denied this was the case.

# petrol-bomb - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Petrol bombs thrown at bungalow while 70-year-old woman was inside

The woman was left shaken by the ordeal say police.

# petrol-bomb - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

17-year-old released without charge over petrol bomb attack that injured kids

The children were sitting on a sofa when the petrol bomb was thrown through their front window.

# petrol-bomb - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Man to appear in court over Waterford petrol bomb attack

A one-year-old was injured in the attack.

# petrol-bomb - Friday 17 October, 2014

Gardaí continue to question man after children injured in petrol bomb attack

The attack took place after 9pm last night.

# petrol-bomb - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Three children hospitalised in suspected petrol bomb attack

One arrest has been made by gardaí.

# petrol-bomb - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Parents urged to know whereabouts of children after rival factions fight in Belfast

A petrol bomb was thrown during the incident.

# petrol-bomb - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Waterford councillor won’t be intimidated after his car is petrol bombed

Cllr John Hearne said that his resolve has been strengthened by the incident.

# petrol-bomb - Sunday 26 January, 2014

No injuries after petrol bomb thrown at Tyrone house

Detectives are now appealing for information for anyone who was in the Coalisland area last night to contact them.

# petrol-bomb - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Two petrol bombs thrown at Alliance Party East Belfast office

The party called the incident “an attack on democracy”.

# petrol-bomb - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Boy (11) hospitalised after a petrol bomb was thrown at him

The PSNI are searching for two boys aged around 12 or 13 in relation to the incident.

# petrol-bomb - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

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# petrol-bomb - Friday 12 July, 2013

Tensions remain high for July 12th parades

More than 4,000 PSNI officers backed by 630 reinforcements from Britain are on duty across Northern Ireland.

# petrol-bomb - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Petrol bomb-making factory found in Belfast

The factory was found by police during an investigation into recent petrol bomb attacks. Three people have been arrested.

# petrol-bomb - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

Four petrol bombs thrown on Belfast street

The incident happened just 24 hours after five petrol bombs were thrown at a nearby house.

# petrol-bomb - Monday 24 June, 2013

Five petrol bombs thrown at Belfast house - but no-one was injured

Three of the petrol bombs hit the back of the house and two hit the front in the attack late last night.

# petrol-bomb - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Petrol bomb explodes beside 4-year-old girl playing on Belfast street

The PSNI said the girls is not believed to have been injured but is asking parents in the area to ensure they know the whereabouts of their children.

# petrol-bomb - Sunday 5 May, 2013

Woman arrested after man seriously injured by petrol bomb

The lit petrol bomb was thrown through the window of a house in Derry, seriously injuring the 45-year-old man inside.

# petrol-bomb - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Man hit with a lit petrol bomb at his Derry home in a serious condition

PSNI are looking for the two masked youths who smashed the window at his house and threw in the petrol bomb.

# petrol-bomb - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Nine police officers injured and 18 arrests in Belfast protests

Officers dealing with the disorder were pelted with petrol bombs, fireworks, bricks and ball bearings.

# petrol-bomb - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Petrol bomb thrown at Armagh house

Detectives have issued an appeal for information.

# petrol-bomb - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Petrol bomb thrown at two properties in west Belfast

Both properties suffered scorch damage and a car parked in the area at the time also had its tyres slashed.

# petrol-bomb - Friday 23 November, 2012

Teen arrested for petrol bomb offence during nationalist parade disorder

The incident took place in September this year when forty seven PSNI officers were injured.

# petrol-bomb - Monday 17 September, 2012

The 5 at 5: Monday

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Petrol bomb thrown at Dublin office of Sinn Féin TD

At least one staff member was in the office when the petrol bomb was thrown into the hallway of Aengus Ó Snodaigh’s office in Ballyfermot.

# petrol-bomb - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Police investigating petrol bomb attack on Belfast house

Three petrol bombs were thrown at a house in Newtownabbey in the early hours of this morning.

# petrol-bomb - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Petrol bomb thrown at North Belfast home

PSNI appealing for information about this morning’s attack.

# petrol-bomb - Monday 16 January, 2012

Three escape in petrol bomb attack on Drimnagh house Crime This post contains images

Three escape in petrol bomb attack on Drimnagh house

Gardaí are investigating after a suspected petrol bomb was thrown at the house in Dublin in the early hours of this morning.

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