Allegheny County Bomb Squad

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Inside The Bomb Squad’s Robot Training Practices

From a distance away and with two robots in place, what could have been a bomb was disassembled with just the push of a button.

07/09/2015

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Man Robs Bank With Sex Toy, Prompts Bomb Squad Response

Police and the bomb squad were been called to Robinson Township after a suspected bank robber was pulled over in his car.

06/15/2015

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Bomb Squad Called After Police Find Man’s Body, Strange Bottles Inside Swissvale Home

The bomb squad is investigating some suspicious items found inside a home in Swissvale on Wednesday evening.

05/13/2015

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Mysterious Canisters Shut Down Busy Intersection In Mt. Lebanon

Mysterious canisters placed at a utility pole Wednesday night shut down a busy intersection near a grocery store in Mount Lebanon.

03/11/2015

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Man To Undergo Mental Evaluation, Face Charges After Shooting Out Transformers

An incident sent the bomb squad and other emergency crews to West Mifflin on Friday evening.

11/28/2014

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Man Arrested After Bomb Squad Is Called To North Belle Vernon Home

Police from four different agencies and representing two counties surrounded a Westmoreland County house Friday because of an investigation by the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office into online sharing, downloading and the distribution of child pornography.

03/14/2014

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Police, FBI Investigating After Possible Pipe Bomb Found In Fayette Co.

Police are investigating after they found what’s possible a pipe bomb under a woman’s car Monday.

12/16/2013

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Man Injured While Allegedly Setting Off Pipe Bomb

Police are investigating after a New Kensington man was injured while allegedly setting off a pipe bomb.

09/12/2013

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Bomb Squad Called To New Castle Bank Robbery

The Allegheny Bomb Squad has been called to the scene of a bank robbery in New Castle.

08/12/2013

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Suspicious Item Sends Bomb Squad To Hampton Township

Hampton Township Police are trying to track down the person who hid a suspicious device, filled with fluid, in a neighborhood along Route 8.

04/18/2013

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Man Finds WWII Bazooka Round In Late Father’s Basement

A family in Ambridge got a potentially explosive surprise while going through the basement of their father’s home after he passed away.

12/03/2012

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Explosives Found Near Local Home

Police are investigating after explosives were found near a home in North Buffalo Township.

08/31/2012

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Live Pipe Bomb Found In Washington Co.

Police are investigating after a live pipe bomb was found in Washington County on Monday.

08/14/2012

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Officials Warn Public About Dangers Of Fireworks

Doctors say it is inevitable that people are going to end up in the hospital with fireworks injuries. However, they also say the injuries can be prevented.

06/29/2012

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West Mifflin Neighborhood Evacuated Over Bomb Scare

A neighborhood in West Mifflin was evacuated Monday after authorities say a man threatened to harm himself with an explosive device.

06/25/2012

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