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#Army Bomb Disposal Team

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 12 May, 2021

Army bomb disposal make safe a viable explosive device found in Tuam
# Galway
# Galway

Army bomb disposal make safe a viable explosive device found in Tuam

Updated May 12th 2021, 6:10 PM 32,338 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí received the call shortly after 8am and have evacuated a number of people from their homes.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Army bomb squad removes viable device discovered in Galway city
# Knocknacarra
# Knocknacarra

Army bomb squad removes viable device discovered in Galway city

Sep 19th 2020, 11:03 AM 47,952 Views 25 Comments

The Army Bomb Disposal Team removed the item for further examination

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Army bomb squad called to Harold's Cross after historical artillery shell found
# Dublin
# Dublin

Army bomb squad called to Harold's Cross after historical artillery shell found

Jul 2nd 2020, 4:01 PM 24,882 Views 12 Comments

Gardaí received reports of a suspect device located at a property near Harold’s Cross Road this afternoon.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Monday 10 June, 2019

Discovery of vintage grenade on Clare farm sparks road closure
# Army Bomb Disposal Team
# Army Bomb Disposal Team

Discovery of vintage grenade on Clare farm sparks road closure

Updated Jun 10th 2019, 8:20 PM 25,261 Views 11 Comments

Earlier today another suspect device was found in Ballina, Co Mayo.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Monday 4 February, 2019

Houses evacuated as Drogheda pipe-bomb made safe
# Army Bomb Disposal Team
# Army Bomb Disposal Team

Houses evacuated as Drogheda pipe-bomb made safe

Feb 4th 2019, 1:08 PM 12,894 Views 16 Comments

The bomb was found in the Sunnyside area of the Louth town.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Army bomb squad called to remove two explosive devices from property in Louth
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Army bomb squad called to remove two explosive devices from property in Louth

Dec 20th 2018, 11:32 AM 13,869 Views 6 Comments

The scene was sealed off for around three hours before being declared safe at 9pm.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Houses evacuated as bomb squad makes explosive device safe in Limerick
# Rathkeale
# Rathkeale

Houses evacuated as bomb squad makes explosive device safe in Limerick

Oct 18th 2017, 5:31 PM 11,107 Views 12 Comments

The alarm was raised just before midday.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Limerick homes evacuated as Army Bomb Disposal Team explode grenade found in the area
# Explosives
# Explosives

Limerick homes evacuated as Army Bomb Disposal Team explode grenade found in the area

Oct 17th 2017, 10:45 AM 12,388 Views 6 Comments

The grenade was discovered in the vicinity of a private residence on the Pennywell Road.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Army bomb disposal team dealing with incident in Dublin's Herbert Park
# Ballsbridge
# Ballsbridge

Army bomb disposal team dealing with incident in Dublin's Herbert Park

Sep 27th 2017, 1:21 PM 19,005 Views 8 Comments

It’s believed a historic device may have sparked the incident.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Homemade bomb found in Limerick city late last night
# Henry Street
# Henry Street

Homemade bomb found in Limerick city late last night

Feb 22nd 2017, 10:30 AM 13,758 Views 7 Comments

The explosive was made safe by army bomb disposal experts.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - 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 14,984 Views 12 Comments

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

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Hoax device discovered in garden causes bomb scare in Dublin
# Whitestown
# Whitestown

Hoax device discovered in garden causes bomb scare in Dublin

Apr 19th 2016, 10:51 AM 15,145 Views 8 Comments

The incident unfolded late last night.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Friday 4 March, 2016

Army bomb disposal team called to explosive items in Waterford and Kilkenny
# Made Safe
# Made Safe

Army bomb disposal team called to explosive items in Waterford and Kilkenny

Mar 4th 2016, 9:01 PM 15,088 Views 11 Comments

Controlled explosions were carried out in both instances.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Houses evacuated after two viable bombs are found
# Cavan
# Cavan

Houses evacuated after two viable bombs are found

Nov 26th 2015, 2:47 PM 16,749 Views 42 Comments

The Army bomb disposal team attended the scene.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

The bomb squad was called to an Ennis school to blow up some unstable lab chemicals
# Handle With Care
# Handle With Care

The bomb squad was called to an Ennis school to blow up some unstable lab chemicals

Jul 28th 2015, 8:05 PM 11,676 Views 16 Comments

They were taking no risks with the hazardous chemicals.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Army bomb robot examines suspect 'flower pot' outside Dublin barracks
# Hydrangea Bomb
# Hydrangea Bomb

Army bomb robot examines suspect 'flower pot' outside Dublin barracks

May 12th 2015, 9:50 AM 8,741 Views 12 Comments

The suspect package was declared a hoax.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 12 February, 2015

'Crude' viable bomb made safe by army in Drumshanbo
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

'Crude' viable bomb made safe by army in Drumshanbo

Feb 12th 2015, 10:32 PM 13,364 Views 30 Comments

The device was found by gardaí on approach into the town.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Evacuation as homemade bomb found at Ballymun building site
# Improvised Explosive
# Improvised Explosive

Evacuation as homemade bomb found at Ballymun building site

Jan 17th 2015, 8:40 AM 10,414 Views 4 Comments

The device was removed by army experts last night.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 4 September, 2014

A viable device was made safe after being found in a Dublin garden
# Made Safe
# Made Safe

A viable device was made safe after being found in a Dublin garden

Sep 4th 2014, 11:09 PM 14,466 Views 10 Comments

It was the 100th call out to 36 viable devices so far in 2014.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

A viable device was found in Cavan today, it has now been made safe
# Bomb Scare
# Bomb Scare

A viable device was found in Cavan today, it has now been made safe

Sep 3rd 2014, 4:34 PM 6,212 Views 8 Comments

A number of houses had to be evacuated.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Sunday 20 April, 2014

A homemade bomb was found outside a house in Tallaght this evening
# Dublin
# Dublin

A homemade bomb was found outside a house in Tallaght this evening

Apr 20th 2014, 9:04 PM 17,053 Views 13 Comments

The device was found in the Glenshane of Jobstown.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Houses evacuated after viable bomb discovered in south Dublin
# Bomb
# Bomb

Houses evacuated after viable bomb discovered in south Dublin

Jan 5th 2014, 8:40 AM 27,282 Views 24 Comments

The device was found at a private residence in the Ballyogan area and was made safe by army experts.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Viable explosive device made safe in Longford
# Explosive
# Explosive

Viable explosive device made safe in Longford

Oct 3rd 2013, 10:33 AM 4,186 Views 12 Comments

The scene declared safe just before 2am this morning and gardaí are now investigating.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Controlled explosion carried out on viable device at Fingal Cemetery
# Improvised Explosive Device
# Improvised Explosive Device

Controlled explosion carried out on viable device at Fingal Cemetery

Sep 10th 2013, 5:02 PM 7,350 Views 19 Comments

The army bomb disposal team were called to the scene after the discovery of an improvised explosive device at a graveyard in north Dublin.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Monday 26 August, 2013

Bomb disposal team deployed to area of south Dublin
# Alert
# Alert

Bomb disposal team deployed to area of south Dublin

Aug 26th 2013, 5:15 PM 16,759 Views 15 Comments

A Defence Forces spokesperson confirmed that there is concern over a possible chemical substance in the Churchtown area.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Home owner finds grenade from War of Independence in garden
# Grenade
# Grenade

Home owner finds grenade from War of Independence in garden

Jul 21st 2013, 3:43 PM 9,720 Views 19 Comments

A number of homes were evacuated in Drumcondra as the device was made safe.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Viable IED made safe in Finglas
# Bomb
# Bomb

Viable IED made safe in Finglas

Mar 27th 2013, 10:18 AM 5,973 Views 13 Comments

It brings to 27 the total amount of IEDs made safe by the Army Bomb Disposal Team so far this year.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Evacuation of houses in Drimnagh after explosive device found
# Explosive Device
# Explosive Device

Evacuation of houses in Drimnagh after explosive device found

Jan 16th 2013, 7:41 AM 5,280 Views 15 Comments

An Army bomb disposal team rendered the device safe last night after arriving on the scene at 9.15pm.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Viable improvised explosive device made safe in Co Clare
# IED
# IED

Viable improvised explosive device made safe in Co Clare

Jan 9th 2013, 9:03 AM 5,585 Views 22 Comments

The device was found in a private residence and was made safe just before midnight.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Monday 3 December, 2012

Army bomb disposal team destroys old artillery shell found in Ranelagh
# Ranelagh
# Ranelagh

Army bomb disposal team destroys old artillery shell found in Ranelagh

Dec 3rd 2012, 4:21 PM 5,619 Views 7 Comments

The shell was discovered in a scrap metal yard in the south Dublin suburb earlier today.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Monday 26 November, 2012

Controlled explosion carried out on unstable chemical at Cork school
# Cork
# Cork

Controlled explosion carried out on unstable chemical at Cork school

Nov 26th 2012, 3:45 PM 6,267 Views 3 Comments

The Defence Forces’ Army Bomb Disposal Team was tasked to Sacred Heart Secondary School in Carrignavar earlier today.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Army make safe device found at apartment block in Dublin
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Army make safe device found at apartment block in Dublin

Nov 21st 2012, 12:09 PM 6,315 Views 7 Comments

An Army Bomb Disposal Team carried out a controlled explosion last night on a device which was found in the Killinarden Heights area of Tallaght.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Residents evacuated and controlled explosion carried out on IED in Bray
# Bray
# Bray

Residents evacuated and controlled explosion carried out on IED in Bray

Nov 6th 2012, 9:15 AM 5,984 Views 53 Comments

The device was discovered on an area of waste ground near Ballywaltrim last night.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Friday 19 October, 2012

Explosive device made safe in Blanchardstown
# Device
# Device

Explosive device made safe in Blanchardstown

Oct 19th 2012, 4:09 PM 7,536 Views 8 Comments

The army bomb disposal team made safe a viable improvised explosive device in the Fortlawn Avenue area of Blanchardstown this morning.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Friday 5 October, 2012

Residents evacuated as explosive device made safe in Kildare
# IED
# IED

Residents evacuated as explosive device made safe in Kildare

Oct 5th 2012, 9:39 AM 4,280 Views 6 Comments

An improvised explosive device was found in a residential area of Rathangan late last night.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Grenade from Irish War of Independence made safe in Rathmines
# Grenade
# Grenade

Grenade from Irish War of Independence made safe in Rathmines

Sep 4th 2012, 10:07 PM 9,635 Views 23 Comments

The grenade was found in Rathmines in south Dublin earlier tonight.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Army make safe device found in Dublin college grounds
# IED
# IED

Army make safe device found in Dublin college grounds

Aug 16th 2012, 3:06 PM 7,957 Views 22 Comments

The viable IED was discovered in the on the grounds of Colaiste Dhulaigh, Kilbarrack, this afternoon.

# army-bomb-disposal-team - 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 2,479 Views 0 Comments

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

# army-bomb-disposal-team - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Improvised explosive device made safe in Cork
# Device
# Device

Improvised explosive device made safe in Cork

Jul 5th 2012, 8:59 AM 3,183 Views 15 Comments

Mayfield residents evacuated after device discovered close to vehicle overnight.

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