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#Suspicious Device

# suspicious-device - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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’

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

A SUSPICIOUS DEVICE discovered in Dublin’s North Wall this morning has been declared a hoax. Gardaí have confirmed that the device was found at Seville Place this morning and the area was closed off at 7.50am. An army bomb disposal team was called in and declared the device to be a hoax. The area was reopened at around 9.30am.

# suspicious-device - Thursday 2 June, 2011

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

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

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 This post contains images

How to... dismantle a suspicious device

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

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 This post contains images

Suspect device found at Guinness Storehouse a 'false alarm'

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

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

# suspicious-device - Monday 18 April, 2011

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

DART line reopens after bomb disposal unit makes safe suspicious device

Device found stashed at pedestrian walkway over DART line at Dun Laoghaire taken away for further tests – it was a viable device.