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Monday 4 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Pipe Bomb

This year
Four suspected pipe bombs recovered from Creggan cemetery after republican Easter march
The PSNI has described the discovery as a “sinister and worrying development”.
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Houses evacuated after suspect device was found in Drogheda last night
Gardaí and the Army Explosive Ordnance Disposal team attended the scene.
Two remain in custody as further €20,000 seized from house in Limerick
The Army bomb squad was dispatched to the scene.
Bomb squad in Dublin estate after suspected pipe bomb discovered taped to car door
The area was sealed off around 9am.
PSNI launch investigation after pipe bomb explodes near house with young children inside
Residents in Craigavon, Co Armagh were evacuated from their homes last night.
Houses evacuated after suspected pipe bomb is found by gardaí carrying out drugs search
A man and a woman have been arrested.
Gardaí probe IRA link to pipe bomb discovery in Drogheda pub
The device was discovered on Tuesday evening.
Homes evacuated after viable pipe bomb discovered outside pub in Drogheda
People were forced to leave their homes last night.
Gardaí investigate after suspect device thrown into house last night
No one was on the house at the time of the attack and no injuries were reported.
Man who tried to take pipe bomb onto Ryanair flight jailed for 18 years
Prosecutors said he planned to detonate it during a Ryanair flight to Italy.
Homes evacuated after suspected pipe bomb found in Dublin estate
The device was removed to a secure military installation for further examination.
Houses evacuated after suspicious device is found in Ballymun
Gardaí and army members are at the scene.
Defence Forces respond to 'suspect device' outside Cabinteely home
The operation is ongoing.
Gardaí investigating suspected pipe bomb attack outside pub in Drogheda
A minor explosion occurred outside a premises early this morning.
Attempted murder investigation launched after pipe bomb was 'thrown at police vehicle'
The PSNI said it is “very lucky” no one was injured.
Pipe bomb explodes outside house in Belfast
The bomb was thrown at the house while people were inside.
Gardaí investigating after pipe bomb explodes in Dublin housing estate
The device went off at around 10pm in front of a house.
Bomb squad called out after pipe bomb left outside house
Houses were evacuated and road closures put in place.
'Serious injury' avoided after pipe bomb is found in Leitrim
It was found in a woodland area this morning.
Pipe bomb found under car of Fiona Doyle
A cordon and road closures were put in place and a number of nearby houses were evacuated.
Homes evacuated after viable pipe bomb found in Antrim
The device was found below a railway bridge following a call to local police.
Cork garda station evacuated as man brings in pipe bomb 'in a pram'
The man is believed to have found the device near his home.
Pipe bomb explodes outside house in Down
No one is believed to have been injured during the incident.
Pipebomb explodes at home of disabled woman
The bomb exploded at the woman’s house in Ballymoney at around 4.15am. She was said to have been left badly shaken as a result.
Pipe bomb explodes in Dublin garden of elderly woman
Gardaí said nobody was injured in the explosion.
Two serving soldiers arrested after Defence Forces respond to viable bomb
The man and women, both in their 20s, were detained after the army bomb squad responded to a call out at a residence next to a filling station.
Viable pipe bomb 'had the potential to kill or maim'
Homes in Armagh had to be evacuated for three hours this morning after the viable device was found by the PSNI.
Archbishop Martin: 'Communities must mobilise and speak out against violence'
The Archbishop of Dublin said that acts of violence, like that of a pipe bomb being left in a graveyard this week, should be condemned.
Pipe bomb found in Strabane, an hour north of the G8 summit
The bomb was found just 80km north of Lough Erne in Enniskillen where world leaders are meeting for the annual G8 summit.
Explosion in Coolock 'shook the whole street'
An explosion – believed to be caused by a pipe bomb – damaged the front door of a house in a residential area of the north Dublin suburb last night.
Pipe bomb partially explodes on residential street in Belfast
Police said the people responsible for the device showed a complete disregard for the safety of the local community.
Device explodes beside car in Finglas
There were people in the house the device exploded outside, but no one was injured.
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.
Two men due in court after discovery of bomb-making equipment
The two men were arrested on 28 February following the search of a house in Newbridge, Co Kildare.
Pipe bomb explodes outside Belfast house
Nobody was injured in the blast.
PSNI issue appeal after viable pipe bomb found beside primary school
The device was discovered in a laneway near the school at 3pm yesterday evening.
Pipe bomb thrown at police vehicle in west Belfast
Parts of the Culmore Gardens area had to be evacuated last night following the incident.