California: Explosive Material Rendered Safe in Private Residence

TRIPwire, 12 February 2020

On 10 February 2020 at approximately 1130 hours local time, Riverside County Sheriff’s Department officers and FBI Bomb Squad technicians responded to reports of explosive material at a private residence. The material was rendered safe in a total containment vessel without incident. No further information regarding the type of explosive material was provided and authorities did not confirm if this incident is related to a 31 January 2020 where more than 100 lb explosives, including C-4, a military explosive; military ordnance items; binary explosives; and homemade explosives (HMEs) were seized from the same home. The investigation is ongoing.