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 A Visit to the Chicago Bomb Squad
Gavin said that the CPD Bomb Squad are studying the Unabomber's devices and modus operandi.
Officer Ron Harris of the Bomb Squad said that there has been instances, in the past, where one end of the jerkus rope is attached to the suspicious package and the other end was tied to the rear bumper of a car and they would hit the accelerator.
The bomb technicians X-rayed the package and were able to determine that it was indeed a crude bomb, of some type.
www.emergency.com /CHBMBSQD.htm   (1396 words)

 Bomb squad   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The bomb squad is a police unit specializing in the disarming ofexplosive devices planted by criminals or terrorists.
The most common methods used in bomb disposal include having a remote controlled robot pick up a suspected bomb so it can be removed to an isolated/shielded location where it can be detonated with a minimum ofdamage.
When moving or detonating the explosive is not an option, a bomb disposal expert will attempt to disarm the device bymanually manipulating its internal mechanisms in order to disable its detonation function.
www.therfcc.org /bomb-squad-14000.html   (236 words)

 Bomb disposal -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Bomb disposal became a formalised field during (A war between the allies (Russia, France, British Empire, Italy, United States, Japan, Rumania, Serbia, Belgium, Greece, Portugal, Montenegro) and the central powers (Germany, Austria-Hungary, Turkey, Bulgaria) from 1914 to 1918) World War I.
The history of bomb disposal in the United States is a storied and interesting one.
Bomb Technicians in the (Click link for more info and facts about US military) US military are called EOD Technicians.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/b/bo/bomb_disposal.htm   (1958 words)

The Bomb Squad is charged with identifying and rendering safe explosive devices and other explosive materials along with providing post-blast forensic services for all communities within the County.
The Squad is accredited as a public safety bomb disposal unit through the FBI Bomb Data Center with each member classified as a Certified Bomb Disposal Technician.
The bomb technicians assigned to the Squad are augmented with state of the art bomb disposal equipment.
www.ocsd.org /Operations/NorthOpsBombSquad.asp   (524 words)

 Phoenix Police Department - Bomb Squad
The Bomb Squad is assigned to the Homeland Defense Bureau under the Homeland Security Division.
The squad is under the direction of a lieutenant and comprised of 8 detectives and a sergeant.
The Bomb Squad has two equipment trucks that are used to transport the various pieces of equipment that the technicians use on their calls.
www.ci.phoenix.az.us /police/bomb1.html   (593 words)

 Bomb Squad
The Bergen County Police Bomb Technicians are highly trained and equipped with some of the latest technology in handling explosive threats to the citizens of Bergen County.
Along with the squad's other duties, members also have provided training and expert assistance to the County's numerous corporations, as well as with County and local schools and colleges, government offices, fire departments, ambulance corps, and police.
The Bergen County Police Bomb Squad is the only agency in the county, authorized and trained by the F.B.I. to exist as a bomb squad.
www.bcpd.org /bomb.html   (838 words)

 Union County NJ - Police Department - Bomb Squad   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Bomb Squad is available to assist local police departments in the investigation and detection of explosive related incidents.
Bomb Squad personnel are hazardous devices technicians, also known as bomb technicians, who are on call for such things as suspicious packages, explosives, live military ordnance, and other similar situations.
A pipe bomb can easily kill someone who is 300 feet away from the explosion because it will throw many pieces of shrapnel in all directions.
www.unioncountynj.org /police/bomb.htm   (640 words)

 Bomb Squad Robot
Now Sandia is sharing its technology and expertise in the occult art of bomb disablement with members of the world's most elite bomb squads during an eight- day, hands-on training conference in Albuquerque NM.
The conference focuses on the science and methodology of bomb disablement, with emphasis on emerging technologies that keep "bomb techs" out of harm's way as they protect the public from criminals and terrorists whose devices grow more sophisticated and dangerous every day.
In past Operation Albuquerque scenarios, teams were dispatched to locate and defeat sophisticated bombs hidden in public places, such as at shopping malls and on the front seats of cars, and disable "body bombs" wired to hostages, for example.
www.robotbooks.com /bomb-robot.htm   (509 words)

 FBI Explosives Unit - Bomb Data Center
The damage wrought by bombs in this country is a pernicious horror, striking random, innocent victims, as seen in the devastating bombing of the Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City.
Bombers are often indiscriminate and frequently evade law enforcement by the remote nature of their crimes, frustrating the investigators, the forensic scientists, the entire law enforcement community, and the public.
During a bombing examination, the EU-BDC serves as the primary laboratory unit for conducting the examination.
www.emergency.com /fbibmbd.htm   (1358 words)

 Kingsport Police Department, Bomb Squad   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Explosive Ordnance Disposal unit, sometimes refered to as the "Bomb Squad", has been an intergal part of the Kingsport Police Department since 1992.
A "Bomb" robot was obtained for use by the unit through a Homeland Security grant ($156,000) under city/county EMA cooperatives.
bomb suit, a $4500 portable x-ray machine, two disrupters (special water cannons that can be used to tear apart suspect items faster that electricity can travel), a E.O.D. van to transport these and other tools to suspect sites, and a special 10,000 lb.
home.naxs.com /kpdweb/eod.htm   (297 words)

 Bomb Squad
Technicians in the Waterloo Police Bomb Squad attend the FBI’s Hazardous Devices School at the U.S. Army’s Redstone Arsenal near Huntsville, Alabama.
Following graduation, they are certified as “Bomb Disposal Technicians.” During the intensive month-long school, bomb technicians are taught an “A to Z” course covering everything from fuses and timing devices to locate and render safe techniques.
In addition to their initial training, Bomb Disposal Technicians are required to attend an annual, week-long, FBI sponsored, Hazardous Devices Schools and accomplish eight hours of local training each month.
www.wplwloo.lib.ia.us /wpd/patrol_bomb.htm   (444 words)

 Bomb Squad
Technicians are also required to complete a refresher course every three years, and to complete 16 hours of practical exercises and other training each month.
Bomb technicians are responsible for the safe removal, transport and storage of explosives.
They conduct bomb scene investigations, collect and preserve evidence, provide technical support for special operations, and compile and report technical data on explosive devices and incidents.
www.gadsdenpd.org /html/bomb_squad.html   (135 words)

 Bomb Squad   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Bakersfield Police Department Bomb Squad was formed in 1973.
The Bomb Squad is equipped to respond anywhere in the city within a few minutes.
Each of the officers on the Bomb Squad is certified as a Hazardous Devices Technician by the United States Army and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
www.ci.bakersfield.ca.us /police/Bomb/bomb.htm   (297 words)

 Bomb Squad
The squad is made up of three trained members who respond to any calls involving found explosives, bomb threats or suspicious packages.
The Sheriff's Office Bomb Squad has state of the art equipment to handle dangerous situations and have, in the past, been called upon to dismantle home made explosive devices, destroy old dynamite, clear buildings of dangerous explosives, and search buildings, boats and other locations for possible explosives.
Prior to it's acquisition, a member of the Bomb Squad had to transport such items to Dade County for destruction.
www.keysso.net /patrol_ops/specializedunits/bomb/bombsquad.htm   (198 words)

 The Bomb Squad - Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
"The Bomb Squad" will be participating in the Great American Race this summer.
"The Bomb Squad" consist of M1 racer owner/operator Guy Mace, his 33 year old son Roger and his 28 year old son Guy Colby sharing the navigation responsibilities.
We are the first nation in the history of the world to go to the poorhouse in an automobile.
www.m1racer.com   (279 words)

 Bomb - Mulvaney on Bomb Disposal
Turkey believes Kurdish separatists bombed a bus of tourists, says the UK envoy after visiting the injured.
A bomb is an explosive device, usually some kind of container filled with explosive The explosion of the bomb has to be triggered, usually by a clock,
The bomb went off after the bus stopped in Tavistock Square, They detonated their devices at 8:50 am; the bus bomb went off at 9:47 am, Clarke said.
bomb.surferspace.com   (215 words)

 Bomb squad summoned after booby-trap threat   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
While the bomb squad searched the conglomeration of metal shacks and trailers with a satellite dish on top, Brinkman arrived in his camouflage van.
Robert Bingham, a member of the bomb squad who searched the dwelling, said the squad began searching at noon.
The squad still was going over the scene Friday evening.
www.decaturdaily.com /decaturdaily/news/050115/bomb.shtml   (498 words)

 HDS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Kenosha City and County Hazardous Device Squad was formed in 1993.
The unit feels that public education is the key to public safety and reducing injuries from misuse or misunderstanding of explosives.
The United States Army EOD, the FBI, ATF and United States Postal Inspectors as well as local bomb squads in the midwest have all helped in providing an effective training curriculum.
kenoshapolice.com /bombunit.htm   (792 words)

 Welcome to The New Chicago Bomb Squad !
The Bomb Squad meets Porn Star Jesse Jane at Transit in July.
The Bomb Squad Creator and CEO (The Legend) moved to New Orleans from May 2003 to October 2004.
Recently the Bomb Squad camera has officially been declared "deceased" prompting a big need for a new CBS camera.
www.chicagobombsquad.com /gazette.html   (3035 words)

 British double-agent was in Real IRA's Omagh bomb team - [Sunday Herald]
The revelations follow claims by another British double-agent in the IRA, Kevin Fulton (not his real name), that he phoned a warning to his RUC handlers 48 hours before the Omagh bombing that the Real IRA was planning an attack and gave details of one of the bombing team and the man's car registration.
The RUC chief constable Sir Ronnie Flanagan claims no such information was received, despite Fulton claiming to have a tape of a conversation with his handler in which the officer appears to admit the tip-off was received.
One source said: ÒThe only reason the RUC would not act on a tip-off which stated a bomb was in the offing is if a member of the bombing team was a highly-placed agent and they needed to keep him in place.
www.sundayherald.com /17827   (836 words)

 News Release - Smarter bomb ’bots
The robot was unveiled during the International Association of Bomb Technicians and Investigators annual in-service training conference last week in Albuquerque, which drew some 700 law enforcement officers from around the world.
Robots outfitted with cameras, grippers, and other sensors and tools are particularly useful during bomb threat responses because a robot can enter a dangerous area, assess the situation, and handle explosive devices while the human operator is safely behind a control panel hundreds of feet away.
Bennett also observed the challenges encountered by Albuquerque Police Department bomb squad members as they practiced dealing with mock explosive devices using their own REMOTEC robot.
www.sandia.gov /media/NewsRel/NR2001/bombbot.htm   (1174 words)

 Specialized Units
The Tactical Squad is a highly-trained group of officers who focus on "hot" areas when necessary.
The squad consists of police officers, firemen, deputy sheriffs, FBI agents, ATF agents and state fire investigators.
The team is trained in the suppression and investigation of chemical, biological and nuclear incidents and answers calls in seven counties in Georgia and Alabama.
www.columbusga.org /cpd/specialized.html   (612 words)

 Kenosha County WI Sheriff's Department Harardous Device Squad Page
With eight bomb technicians, the HDS has the largest number of technicians in the State of Wisconsin.
Topics that have been covered are Bomb Threats and Threat planning as well as the identification, handling and policies for suspicious packages.
Besides handling bomb calls in Kenosha County, the HDS has responded to incidents in Racine County and will respond to requests from any County in Southern Wisconsin.
www.co.kenosha.wi.us /sheriff/ksdhds.html   (651 words)

 Bomb Squad
Disarm the unexploded bombs left hidden on the beach.
It is your job to find and disarm the unexploded bombs left hidden in the sand on the beach.
When you have corretly marked all the bombs on the beach and clear all the spots without any bombs, you will be able to go to the next level.
clevermedia.com /game.cgi?bombsquad   (196 words)

 ClickOnDetroit.com - News - Bomb Squad Detonates Device; Bank Evacuated
DETROIT -- The Detroit police bomb squad unit was called out to detonate a device placed in a bank's drive-up teller window Thursday morning.
One customer and about 12 employees were evacuated from the bank while the bomb squad detonated the device.
Authorities determined the fake bomb was a CB radio attached to a clock, Local 4 reported.
www.clickondetroit.com /news/3735926/detail.html   (293 words)

 Moviefone: Bomb Squad Movie
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 Bomb Squad - SBSO On-Line   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
he Sheriff's Bomb Squad is the most frequently utilized specialty unit in the the Sheriff's Department.
Employing experience and the latest technological tools, the bomb technicians explore the problem, and render the bomb safe (if it is a bomb).
eyond these normal duties, the Bomb Squad is called upon to provide training sessions for law enforcement agencies, appear at public education seminars, and provide static displays for community service groups.
www.sbsheriff.org /de/orde/sod/bombsquad.html   (290 words)

 Bomb Dogs - Llewellyn Security - bomb detection dogs
Bomb dogs, bomb detection dogs, bomb detecting dogs, explosives detection dogs, explosives detecting dogs, K9 bomb squad
Several finished Bomb Detection dogs, as well as back ups are available at all times.
Although most assignments are confidential for obvious reasons, Llewellyn has provided explosives detection service for political conventions, high profile business meetings, gatherings of ethnic groups, corporations under threat, major utilities, high profile fuel storage facilities, labour unrest, and of course response to bomb threat of all kinds.
www.llewellynsecurity.com /noframes/nfbombs.htm   (206 words)

 Encyclopedia: Bomb squad
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www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Bomb-squad   (1479 words)

 Boston Police E.O.U.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Unit, for the year 2003, have responded to 285 radio calls, 97 of these calls were for device's, and the recovery of military ordnance.
All the Technicians of the Unit, have attended the new re-certification program at the Bomb School, at Huntsville, Alabama.
The Unit has received Accreditdation by the F.B.I. Bomb Data Center.
hometown.aol.com /tfoley1879/eou.htm   (115 words)

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