Stories tagged: bomb squad
UPDATED: Mon., June 17, 2019
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
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
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
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
Governor’s office evacuated briefly after a suspicious package is left in the reception area.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 15, 2017
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Explosives popular among suicide bombers were removed Monday from a Spokane Valley apartment belonging to a man upset about his divorce, authorities said.