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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Live Mortar, Likely From WWII, Discovered & Removed From Brighton Heights Home

The bomb squad has been called to the city’s Brighton Heights section after a live mortar was reportedly found in a home this afternoon.

06/02/2015

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3 Packages Of Lollipops Prompt False Alarm At County Courts

Three packages containing lollipops and unspecified paperwork were responsible for a bomb squad being called to a northwestern Pennsylvania courthouse.

05/08/2015

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Buzzing Mailbox Shuts Down Town Square

They weren’t bad vibes, but police say some unexplained buzzing coming from a mailbox in a central Pennsylvania town were cause enough to shut down the town square for a couple hours.

04/29/2015

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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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Bomb Squad Called To Beaver Co. Home, ATF Investigating

The Allegheny bomb Squad was called to a home in Beaver County Tuesday afternoon.

09/09/2014

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Officials Urge Safety During Fireworks, Grilling Season

Explosions to demonstrate just how dangerous, and unpredictable, fireworks can be.

06/20/2014

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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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Fake Bomb Built By Kids Playing War Games Draws Police

It certainly caused a scare for people living at Fort Mason Village in Masontown, Fayette County.

03/04/2014

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Authorities Investigate Possible Pipe Bomb In Hazelwood

Police and the Bomb Squad were called Hazelwood, where a possible pipe bomb was located.

11/11/2013

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Suspicious Package Deemed Safe, Pitt Students Allowed Back Into Dorms

A suspicious package dropped off at the UPS Store in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood Wednesday has been deemed safe after it prompted evacuations, road closures and sent the bomb squad and Hazmat crews to the scene.

09/18/2013

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Man Barricades Self Inside Indiana Twp. Home

Police, the SWAT team and the bomb squad were called to a home in Indiana Township Thursday night where a man barricaded himself inside.

08/29/2013

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Man Arrested After Bomb Scare In Brookline

The bomb squad has been called to a home in Brookline.

08/16/2013

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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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