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#Suspicious Device

# suspicious-device - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

Army removes World War Two-era artillery shell found in north Dublin city centre
# Dublin
# Dublin

Army removes World War Two-era artillery shell found in north Dublin city centre

Updated Jun 15th 2021, 8:25 PM 44,136 Views 19 Comments

Nottingham Street was sealed off earlier while the shell was removed.

# suspicious-device - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

Gardaí call in bomb disposal team after suspicious device found in Dublin
# Kimmage
# Kimmage

Gardaí call in bomb disposal team after suspicious device found in Dublin

May 1st 2018, 6:05 PM 19,216 Views 7 Comments

The device was discovered by a member of the public today at around 3.30pm in the Kimmage area.

# suspicious-device - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Drimnagh Road bomb alert declared a hoax
# Dublin
# Dublin

Drimnagh Road bomb alert declared a hoax

Feb 21st 2018, 5:26 PM 28,146 Views 29 Comments

Gardaí and the Defence Forces responded to the scene.

# suspicious-device - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Gardaí call in bomb disposal team after improvised explosive device found in Leixlip
# Suspicious Device
# Suspicious Device

Gardaí call in bomb disposal team after improvised explosive device found in Leixlip

Aug 16th 2016, 10:25 AM 14,965 Views 12 Comments

56 suspicious devices have been found in Ireland so far this year.

# suspicious-device - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Bomb squad deployed to Tallaght to make 'legacy device' safe
# Dublin
# Dublin

Bomb squad deployed to Tallaght to make 'legacy device' safe

Dec 30th 2015, 5:50 PM 19,426 Views 47 Comments

The device was spotted by a member of the public in a river in the Dodder Valley.

# suspicious-device - Monday 8 September, 2014

Elderly people evacuated in 'elaborate bomb hoax' in Tyrone
# Suspect Device
# Suspect Device

Elderly people evacuated in 'elaborate bomb hoax' in Tyrone

Sep 8th 2014, 7:46 AM 3,920 Views 4 Comments

The PSNI has condemned the incident, and appealed for anyone with information to come forward.

# suspicious-device - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Five men arrested after discovery of suspicious device near border
# Louth
# Louth

Five men arrested after discovery of suspicious device near border

May 25th 2014, 11:00 PM 10,195 Views 38 Comments

The men range in age from mid 50s to early 70s.

# suspicious-device - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Police think people may have driven over suspected explosive device
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Police think people may have driven over suspected explosive device

Mar 20th 2014, 8:49 AM 7,250 Views 6 Comments

Police in Northern Ireland are examining the suspicious device which was found on a Belfast street.

# suspicious-device - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Updated: security alert in Antrim neighbourhood called off
# Suspicious
# Suspicious

Updated: security alert in Antrim neighbourhood called off

Jul 27th 2013, 4:59 PM 2,765 Views 1 Comment

Several houses were evacuated in the Donegore Drive area of Antrim this afternoon.

# suspicious-device - Thursday 20 June, 2013

An Post to work through the night after suspicious device found
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

An Post to work through the night after suspicious device found

Jun 20th 2013, 9:15 PM 8,037 Views 13 Comments

A suspect package item was found in a package by Customs staff in An Post’s mails centre in Portlaoise.

# suspicious-device - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

Viable device discovered in Belfast neighbourhood
# Security Alert
# Security Alert

Viable device discovered in Belfast neighbourhood

May 8th 2013, 8:41 AM 2,178 Views 0 Comments

Two suspicious objects were discovered in the area, one of which was confirmed to be a viable pipe bomb.

# suspicious-device - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

'Attempt to lure police' with suspicious object report in Armagh
# Armagh
# Armagh

'Attempt to lure police' with suspicious object report in Armagh

Mar 5th 2013, 7:00 PM 4,403 Views 5 Comments

One police vehicle has a window smashed when responding to the incident.

# suspicious-device - Monday 4 March, 2013

Three men being questioned over Derry van bomb
# Derry
# Derry

Three men being questioned over Derry van bomb

Mar 4th 2013, 7:36 AM 2,831 Views 2 Comments

Suspicious objects were found in a vehicle on the Letterkenny Road last night.

# suspicious-device - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Explosive device made safe in Dublin city centre
# Dublin
# Dublin

Explosive device made safe in Dublin city centre

Feb 19th 2013, 5:36 PM 11,356 Views 9 Comments

The device was found outside a private residence on Preston St earlier today.

# suspicious-device - Saturday 16 February, 2013

Police in Armagh issue warning after children found playing with stun gun
# Stun Gun
# Stun Gun

Police in Armagh issue warning after children found playing with stun gun

Feb 16th 2013, 2:51 PM 8,221 Views 22 Comments

The PSNI has urged parents to make they children aware of the dangers of unknown objects.

# suspicious-device - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Updated: ‘Small viable explosive device’ found in South Belfast
# Suspicious Device
# Suspicious Device

Updated: ‘Small viable explosive device’ found in South Belfast

Jan 12th 2013, 3:55 PM 5,388 Views 7 Comments

The scene was closed to traffic earlier today, with local residents evacuated.

# suspicious-device - Sunday 14 October, 2012

Man arrested over suspicious device in Tallaght residential area
# Suspicious Device
# Suspicious Device

Man arrested over suspicious device in Tallaght residential area

Oct 14th 2012, 1:44 PM 4,219 Views 6 Comments

Two males tried to escape on foot after being stopped by Gardai in the Cushlawn Estate; one had a suspicious device.

# suspicious-device - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Security alert in Derry after discovery of suspicious device
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Security alert in Derry after discovery of suspicious device

Sep 8th 2012, 6:02 PM 3,525 Views 28 Comments

Police have sealed off part of a road in the city following the discovery of a suspicious device.

# suspicious-device - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Defence Forces team called to deal with hoax device in Finglas
# Device
# Device

Defence Forces team called to deal with hoax device in Finglas

Aug 1st 2012, 10:33 AM 2,452 Views 0 Comments

The area around Wellmount Avenue was sealed off after the discovery of a suspicious device last night.

# suspicious-device - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Two viable explosive devices found in Sligo
# Bomb Squad
# 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.

# suspicious-device - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Suspicious device found in vehicle in Ennis
# Ennis
# Ennis

Suspicious device found in vehicle in Ennis

Jul 3rd 2012, 10:03 AM 2,171 Views 8 Comments

Gardaí found the device after stopping a vehicle at around 1am this morning.

# suspicious-device - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Defence Forces investigates suspicious device at the Phoenix Park
# Device
# Device

Defence Forces investigates suspicious device at the Phoenix Park

May 1st 2012, 7:16 AM 2,977 Views 13 Comments

Motorists are advised that diversions are in place around the area this morning.

# suspicious-device - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Security alert continues in Belfast as bomb squad deals with ‘suspicious object’
# Belfast
# Belfast

Security alert continues in Belfast as bomb squad deals with ‘suspicious object’

Mar 31st 2012, 3:54 PM 2,595 Views 3 Comments

A bomb disposal unit has been sent to the scene close to the Queen’s Bridge in the centre of the Northern Irish capital.

# suspicious-device - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Suspicious device discovered in north Dublin declared a hoax
# Bomb Hoax
# Bomb Hoax

Suspicious device discovered in north Dublin declared a hoax

Jul 21st 2011, 10:04 AM 146 Views 0 Comments

# suspicious-device - Thursday 2 June, 2011

Man arrested and device recovered after stand-off with UK police at Watford bank
# Bank
# Bank

Man arrested and device recovered after stand-off with UK police at Watford bank

Jun 2nd 2011, 8:00 PM 271 Views 0 Comments

Armed police were involved in the three-and-a-half hour stand-off today in which a man threatened bank staff at the Co-operative bank in Watford, England.

# suspicious-device - Tuesday 17 May, 2011

Back to business at a Belfast shopping centre after a suspicious package was declared safe
# Belfast
# Belfast

Back to business at a Belfast shopping centre after a suspicious package was declared safe

May 17th 2011, 11:19 AM 745 Views 0 Comments

Police emptied the Victoria Centre of shoppers after a suspect package was discovered. It follows an incident in Inchicore this morning, and a viable device found in Maynooth last night.

# suspicious-device - Wednesday 11 May, 2011

How to... dismantle a suspicious device
# How To
# How To

How to... dismantle a suspicious device

May 11th 2011, 1:24 PM 1,950 Views 0 Comments

This morning’s security alert near Connolly Station is just one of many recent dramas in Dublin so here’s how to know when one is happening near you…

Connolly Station reopened after suspicious device found on Amiens Street
# Device
# Device

Connolly Station reopened after suspicious device found on Amiens Street

May 11th 2011, 10:25 AM 2,148 Views 0 Comments

The station was evacuated and services through it were suspended after the alarm was raised this morning.

# suspicious-device - Wednesday 4 May, 2011

Suspect device found at Guinness Storehouse a 'false alarm'
# False Alarm
# False Alarm

Suspect device found at Guinness Storehouse a 'false alarm'

May 4th 2011, 6:32 PM 1,236 Views 0 Comments

A suspicious device was found at one of Dublin’s premier tourist attractions this afternoon – but was declared a false alarm by the Army Bomb Disposal Unit.

# suspicious-device - Thursday 21 April, 2011

Controlled explosion carried out on suspicious object in Swords
# Swords
# Swords

Controlled explosion carried out on suspicious object in Swords

Apr 21st 2011, 6:33 PM 2,856 Views 0 Comments

Object was discovered beneath a car and brought to the Swords Garda Station in Dublin.

# suspicious-device - Monday 18 April, 2011

Take 5: Monday
Live Apr 18th 2011, 4:52 PM

Take 5: Monday

DART line reopens after bomb disposal unit makes safe suspicious device
Live Apr 18th 2011, 3:49 PM

DART line reopens after bomb disposal unit makes safe suspicious device