Stories tagged: bomb squad
UPDATED: Mon., June 17, 2019, 5:59 p.m.
A bomb squad from Spokane was deployed to Coeur d’Alene on Monday afternoon after a suspicious device was found near the Kootenai County Courthouse. The package was later found to …
UPDATED: Tue., May 7, 2019, 8:24 p.m.
A Spokane bomb squad was dispatched to Moscow on Tuesday after a suspicious device was found near a hospital and a Baptist church. Experts determined the device was not an …
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 10:21 p.m.
A Spokane bomb squad traveled to Moscow, Idaho on Wednesday to assist in deactivating a device found inside a home.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office said a “suspicious device” was found in a car Thursday afternoon near a manufacturing facility in Moses Lake. In a pair of alerts around 4 …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 9:56 p.m.
Governor’s office evacuated briefly after a suspicious package is left in the reception area.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 7:46 p.m.
Authorities are looking for a person responsible for leaving a bomb outside of a hotel in Lewiston, Idaho Saturday afternoon.
UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 11:15 p.m.
A bomb squad from Spokane helped Idaho authorities remove two cases of dynamite from national forest land in North Idaho on Monday afternoon.
UPDATED: Wed., March 22, 2017, 5:53 p.m.
Two cases full of marijuana and drug paraphernalia shut down busy streets in downtown Spokane for three hours Wednesday afternoon while the bomb squad investigated.
Mon., March 14, 2016, 7:34 a.m.
A Phoenix Police Department bomb squad is at Sky Harbor International Airport to check out a suspicious image at a security checkpoint.
Thu., Feb. 11, 2016, 8:33 p.m.
A suspicious bag that caused police to shut down streets and Interstate 90 near Deaconess Medical Center Thursday evening turned out to be full of books.
Fri., Nov. 7, 2014, 7:52 p.m.
Spokane police briefly shut down Market Street after a device that appeared to be a bomb was discovered in the McDonald’s parking lot.
Tue., May 21, 2013, 8:05 p.m.
Suspicious bottles found Tuesday morning in a Coeur d’Alene parking lot were intended to be an explosive, police say.
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2013, 3:28 p.m.
Spokane Police investigated a report today of a possible pipe bomb found in an alley behind 112 E. Wellesley Ave.
UPDATED: Thu., May 24, 2012, 11:38 a.m.
Federal authorities are assisting in the investigation of a home-made bomb found by Spokane police while taking an alleged parole violator into custody.
Thu., May 5, 2011, 5:36 p.m.
Hundreds of The Spokesman-Review’s employees were evacuated this afternoon after someone brought a suspicious package into the lobby of the downtown building.
Sun., Jan. 30, 2011
A bomb scare closed part of Government Way in Coeur d’Alene for several hours Saturday, before the Spokane bomb squad was able to determine the device was a fake. The …
Sat., Jan. 29, 2011, 1:15 p.m.
Authorities say a suspicious device found outside the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office this morning was made to look like a bomb but was harmless.
Wed., Jan. 19, 2011, 9:05 a.m.
Spokane police and the bomb squad investigated a suspicious package found this morning on a sidewalk near the Maple Street Bridge.
Fri., July 30, 2010
Multiple bomb scares and an alleged pipe-bomb murder attempt have kept the Spokane Explosive Disposal Unit busy in recent weeks. But the number of incidents isn’t unusual for the bomb …
Fri., July 9, 2010, 11:11 a.m.
A man moving into an Airway Heights trailer Thursday made a find that invited bomb squad members as his first house guests.
Mon., Jan. 4, 2010, 10:04 p.m.
Explosives popular among suicide bombers were removed Monday from a Spokane Valley apartment belonging to a man upset about his divorce, authorities said.