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# BOMB Disposal Team

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# Drimnagh
Viable device made safe and removed by army bomb squad in Dublin this morning
The suspicious device was found in Drimnagh.
# Dublin
Drimnagh Road bomb alert declared a hoax
Gardaí and the Defence Forces responded to the scene.
Limerick houses evacuated after two viable explosives found
The devices were removed to a military location for further examination.
# improvised explosive
Properties evacuated after suspect device is found in Dundalk
An Army Bomb Disposal Team made the device safe.
# BOMB Disposal Team
Houses evacuated in Kildare as army make two viable devices safe
Evidence from the scene has been handed over to gardaí.
# Bomb Squad
A dangerous military flare washed up on a Wexford beach
An army bomb disposal team was called in to make the device safe.
# Dangerous
Galway farmer unearths 50-year-old explosives while digging drainage
An army bomb disposal team safely detonated the explosives.
# Explosive
Viable bomb found in Offaly house made safe
The explosive device was found in a private residence in the rural Fivealley area, near Birr​.
# suspect devices
Bomb squad make safe two viable IEDs in Mayo
Gardaí discovered the devices earlier this afternoon.
# BOMB Disposal Team
'Historic yet viable' grenade rendered safe in Wexford
The device was from the early 20th century.
# Bomb Squad
Homes evacuated after viable homemade bomb found in Bray house
A bomb disposal team dismantled the device and confirmed it was viable.
# Trim
Member of public brings viable artillery shell to garda station
The device was made safe by the Defence Forces late last night.
# Dangerous
"Very dangerous" early-20th century grenade found in Co Cork
The item was made safe by the army bomb disposal squad.
# Bomb Squad
Two viable homemade explosives found in Limerick
The devices were found on a green field site beside a river this afternoon.
# Bomb Squad
Live grenade from the Civil War found at recycling centre in Clare
An Army bomb disposal team carried out a controlled explosion on the live grenade.
# Bomb Squad
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.
# Bomb Squad
Bomb squad make safe explosive devices in Limerick
The viable devices were found in an overgrown area near a residential estate in Limerick city.
# Bomb Squad
Viable explosive device made safe by bomb squad in Tipperary
A number of residents in the Grange area of Roscrea were evacuated from their homes during the night as a bomb disposal team dealt with the device.
# Bomb Squad
Viable explosive device made safe in Athlone
An Army bomb disposal team carried out a controlled explosion on the device which was found at a home in the Monksland area of Athlone this morning.
# Cork
Man arrested after explosive device found in Cork
A member of the Army Bomb Disposal Team was slightly injured while attempting to render the object safe outside a private residence in the city last night.
# Ballsbridge
Suspicious object at Israeli embassy 'false alarm' - bomb squad
The army bomb disposal squad was called to the scene this morning but have said that the suspicious object was “harmless”.
# Bomb Squad
Army defuse WW1-era grenade found on Laois farm
The grenade was found during excavation work at the farm in Emo.
# Bomb Squad
'Viable' explosive device made safe by bomb squad in Dublin
The viable Improvised Explosive Device (IED) was found in a home in Finglas in north Dublin this afternoon.
# Daily Fix
Daily Fix: New Year's Eve
On New Year’s Eve, we bring you a round up of the day’s main stories, including: Clarke and McIlroy make the honours list; a rise in callouts for the bomb squad; and copyright is lifted on James Joyce’s work.
# Bomb Disposal
2011 sees highest number of bomb disposal call-outs in 32 years
The Defence Forces received its 236th call out for its bomb disposal team today – the highest seen since 1979. A viable device was made safe outside a home in Clondalkin this afternoon.
# device
Defence Forces make device safe in Donnybrook
The Army Bomb Disposal Team says the viable IED was made safe early this morning.
# Bomb Squad
Bomb squad deals with viable device in Tallaght
The Army Bomb Disposal Team says it was called to Donomore Park overnight to deal with a viable device.