Bomb Squad

State Police Bomb Squad with robot. (WBZ-TV)

Police Inundated With Suspicious Backpack Calls Since Marathon Bombings

Massachusetts State Police say they’re getting more calls than ever before to check possible explosives and suspicious items.

06/26/2014

A member of the bomb squad examines the device. (WBZ-TV)

Bomb Squad Detonates Pipe Bomb In Marshfield Street

A pipe bomb found in a busy area of the Brant Rock section of Marshfield was detonated by the state police bomb squad Sunday afternoon.

04/27/2014

Boston Police bomb squad investigates suspicious device in Allston. (WBZ-TV)

Bomb Squad Detonates Suspicious Device In Allston

A restaurant owner says police destroyed a pressure cooker on Western Ave.

03/17/2014

A bomb squad member prepares to blow up the pressure cooker. (WBZ-TV)

Bomb Squad Destroys Pressure Cooker On East Boston Street

The bomb squad blew up a pressure cooker left unattended on a street in East Boston Tuesday morning.

03/11/2014

A car exploded in a Stoneham parking lot on Sunday.

Trunk Remote Triggers Car Explosion In Stoneham Parking Lot

A car blew up in a crowded parking lot in Stoneham Sunday afternoon, but no one was hurt.

01/27/2013

Authorities outside the Air Canada cargo terminal at Logan Thursday afternoon.

Suspicious Package Forces Evacuation Of Logan Airport Cargo Building

A building at Logan Airport was evacuated late Thursday morning because of a suspicious package.

12/20/2012

A mortar was found in a Haverhill home. (CBS)

Mortar Shell Found In Haverhill Home

A mortar shell was found in a home on Greenlawn Ave. in Haverhill Monday afternoon.

11/19/2012

An unexploded fireworks shell in Ware. (Photo Credit: Jim Armstrong)

More Dangerous Unexploded Fireworks Turning Up After ‘Bad Batch’

More potentially deadly undetonated fireworks are turning up in communities across Massachusetts.

07/11/2012

Hazmat response in Halifax. (Photo Credit: Steven Dodrill, WATD-FM)

Discovery Of Body Leads To Evacuations In Halifax

The discovery of a body in a Halifax condominium led to a bomb scare and evacuations Monday night.

04/30/2012

MBTA police outside Riverside station Friday morning. (Photo by Steve Saleeba)

Coffee Maker Causes Riverside MBTA Station Evacuation

The Riverside MBTA stop on the Green Line was shut down Friday morning because of a suspicious device.

10/07/2011

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