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#Petrol Bomb

# petrol-bomb - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

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

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

Updated Sep 10th 2019, 8:28 PM 21,302 Views 33 Comments

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
# Tredagh View
# Tredagh View

Gardaí investigating suspected petrol bomb incident on property in Drogheda

Jun 4th 2019, 10:24 AM 9,553 Views 8 Comments

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
# Petrol Bomb
# Petrol Bomb

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

Apr 27th 2019, 6:25 PM 28,075 Views 15 Comments

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'
# Petrol Bomb
# Petrol Bomb

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

Feb 18th 2018, 3:30 PM 17,424 Views 20 Comments

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
# Ballymena
# Ballymena

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

Apr 21st 2017, 12:58 PM 5,413 Views 7 Comments

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'
# Armagh
# Armagh

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

Mar 24th 2017, 2:28 PM 7,199 Views 2 Comments

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
# Adrian Ismay

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

Feb 6th 2017, 5:53 PM 6,033 Views 0 Comments

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
# Cairo
# Cairo

At least 16 killed in petrol bomb attack on Egyptian nightclub

Dec 4th 2015, 9:48 AM 11,956 Views 17 Comments

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'
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

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

Nov 17th 2015, 11:03 AM 15,374 Views 42 Comments

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
# Mayo
# Mayo

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

Nov 2nd 2015, 10:13 AM 16,138 Views 42 Comments

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

# petrol-bomb - Sunday 1 November, 2015

London police break up 'Scumoween' illegal rave and a street riot breaks out
# Eat Sleep Rave Retreat
# Eat Sleep Rave Retreat

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

Nov 1st 2015, 3:17 PM 27,925 Views 70 Comments

Missiles and a ‘petrol bomb’ were thrown.

# petrol-bomb - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Petrol bomb attack on mother and baby in Belfast
# PSNI
# PSNI

Petrol bomb attack on mother and baby in Belfast

Jan 14th 2015, 6:08 PM 10,737 Views 44 Comments

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
# Waterford
# Waterford

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

Jan 2nd 2015, 2:33 PM 21,937 Views 42 Comments

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
# Attack
# Attack

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

Jan 1st 2015, 9:24 AM 14,568 Views 4 Comments

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
# Waterford
# Waterford

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

Oct 21st 2014, 9:40 AM 6,178 Views 0 Comments

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
# Arson
# Arson

Man to appear in court over Waterford petrol bomb attack

Oct 18th 2014, 10:39 AM 7,755 Views 0 Comments

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
# Waterford
# Waterford

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

Oct 17th 2014, 7:22 PM 20,058 Views 18 Comments

The attack took place after 9pm last night.

# petrol-bomb - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Three children hospitalised in suspected petrol bomb attack
# Waterford
# Waterford

Three children hospitalised in suspected petrol bomb attack

Oct 16th 2014, 11:17 PM 19,311 Views 18 Comments

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
# Street Fighting
# Street Fighting

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

Aug 24th 2014, 3:14 PM 10,945 Views 7 Comments

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
# Attack
# Attack

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

Feb 19th 2014, 10:35 PM 28,949 Views 62 Comments

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
# Tyrone
# Tyrone

No injuries after petrol bomb thrown at Tyrone house

Jan 26th 2014, 2:45 PM 4,665 Views 2 Comments

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
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Two petrol bombs thrown at Alliance Party East Belfast office

Nov 17th 2013, 12:47 PM 5,421 Views 45 Comments

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
# Derry
# Derry

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

Jul 18th 2013, 7:58 PM 7,903 Views 40 Comments

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

# petrol-bomb - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Jul 17th 2013, 8:50 AM 9,601 Views 12 Comments

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# petrol-bomb - Friday 12 July, 2013

Tensions remain high for July 12th parades
# 12th Of July
# 12th Of July

Tensions remain high for July 12th parades

Jul 12th 2013, 5:47 PM 7,205 Views 140 Comments

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
# Investigation
# Investigation

Petrol bomb-making factory found in Belfast

Jun 26th 2013, 6:57 PM 3,387 Views 15 Comments

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
# Investigation
# Investigation

Four petrol bombs thrown on Belfast street

Jun 25th 2013, 11:50 AM 3,067 Views 23 Comments

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
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

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

Jun 24th 2013, 11:42 AM 2,541 Views 11 Comments

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
# Bomb
# Bomb

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

Jun 18th 2013, 6:53 PM 7,599 Views 14 Comments

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
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Woman arrested after man seriously injured by petrol bomb

May 5th 2013, 6:16 PM 7,158 Views 6 Comments

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
# Petrol Bomb
# Petrol Bomb

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

May 4th 2013, 3:47 PM 4,932 Views 1 Comment

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
# Belfast
# Belfast

Nine police officers injured and 18 arrests in Belfast protests

Jan 5th 2013, 10:47 AM 5,834 Views 86 Comments

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
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Petrol bomb thrown at Armagh house

Dec 30th 2012, 2:28 PM 2,968 Views 8 Comments

Detectives have issued an appeal for information.

# petrol-bomb - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Petrol bomb thrown at two properties in west Belfast
# Petrol Bomb
# Petrol Bomb

Petrol bomb thrown at two properties in west Belfast

Dec 1st 2012, 12:38 PM 2,531 Views 0 Comments

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
# Belfast
# Belfast

Teen arrested for petrol bomb offence during nationalist parade disorder

Nov 23rd 2012, 6:07 PM 4,118 Views 9 Comments

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
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

Sep 17th 2012, 4:52 PM 8,976 Views 2 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Petrol bomb thrown at Dublin office of Sinn Féin TD
# Attack
# Attack

Petrol bomb thrown at Dublin office of Sinn Féin TD

Sep 17th 2012, 3:59 PM 11,012 Views 60 Comments

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
# Belfast
# Belfast

Police investigating petrol bomb attack on Belfast house

Sep 8th 2012, 12:06 PM 1,393 Views 0 Comments

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
# Petrol Bomb
# Petrol Bomb

Petrol bomb thrown at North Belfast home

Aug 18th 2012, 11:43 AM 2,077 Views 0 Comments

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
# Crime

Three escape in petrol bomb attack on Drimnagh house

Jan 16th 2012, 3:11 PM 4,295 Views 2 Comments

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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