Explosives

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Safety First For Fourth Of July

I give this advice every summer but we still have problems with fireworks. Children and adults suffer serious injuries.

07/03/2015

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At Weapons Trial of Philadelphia Artist, Investigator Describes Encounter With Bomb Materials

Detective Timothy Brooks, an explosives expert, decribed the bloody scene near where a device exploded in the hand of defendant Douglas Ferrin.

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Eric Matthew Frein. (credit: Pennsylvania State Police)

Police On Manhunt For Frein Find Pipe Bombs

Lt. Col. George Bivens said Tuesday the pipe bombs were fully functional and could have been set off by either a trip wire or fuse, but appear to be among items that were hastily discarded.

09/30/2014

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Del. National Guard Base In New Castle Cleared After Explosives Scare

The truck was reportedly cleared and normal operations resumed around noon.

04/21/2014

Student Arrested, Charged With Weapon Possession In Atlantic County

Police in Atlantic County have arrested a student after explosive material was reportedly found inside his home.

12/18/2012

(Kenneth Smith Jr., outside the federal courthouse in Philadelphia last September.  Credit: CBS3)

Suspect In Airport Hoax At PHL Formally Charged With Crime

Kenneth W. Smith, Jr., 26, of Philadelphia, was indicted on Monday in relation to the September 2012 incident.

11/05/2012

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Man Found Dead In Bucks County Home With Explosive Materials

A Bucks County man was found dead in a home containing explosives Tuesday.

08/14/2012

(Suspect Joseph Picklo)

Hearing Delayed In Philly Airport Explosives Probe

A bail hearing was postponed Friday for a northeastern Pennsylvania man accused of trying to board a cross-country flight with explosives in his bag.

03/30/2012