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  • Tuesday, November 29, 2022 - 15:43
    TRIPwire, 29 November 2022 On 29 November 2022, Romanian Police and Constanta County Police Inspectorate responded to the Constanta Exhibition Pavilion after explosives were used to target an ATM. No additional details about the explosives have been released. Two suspects, a 48-year-old man and a 55-year-old woman, were arrested at the scene. The suspects were under police surveillance due to their connection to additional ATM attacks in Castelu and Mamaia.
  • Monday, November 28, 2022 - 13:49
    TRIPwire, 28 November 2022 On 24 November 2022, at approximately 0545 hours local time, Colorado Springs Police Department officers responded to a residence on Norwood Avenue for a reported shotgun blast near the back door and discovered remnants of a functioned IED, as well as a viable IED at the scene. No further details about the devices have been released. The Colorado Springs Regional Explosives Unit responded to assist and rendered the unexploded IED safe. The incident remains under investigation.
  • Monday, November 28, 2022 - 13:46
    TRIPwire, 28 November 2022 On 26 November 2022, local authorities responded to a post office in Martignano after unknown suspects used explosives, utilizing gunpowder, to attack the ATM and fled the scene with an unknown amount of cash. No further details about the explosives have been released. The blast damaged several cars in the vicinity, but no injuries were reported. The investigation is ongoing.
  • Monday, November 28, 2022 - 13:44
    TRIPwire, 28 November 2022 On 28 November 2022, at approximately 0305 hours local time, Recklinghausen police responded after four unidentified suspects used explosives to attack an ATM at a bank in Marl-Polsum and fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. The blast destroyed the ATM and caused moderate damage to the bank. No further details about the explosives were provided. The investigation is ongoing.
  • Wednesday, November 23, 2022 - 13:31
    TRIPwire, 23 November 2022 On 21 November 2022, at approximately 0410 hours local time, The Maryland Office of the State Fire Marshal responded after the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses facility in Salisbury was targeted with an improvised incendiary device (IID), prompting a fire that was confined to the outside door frame. No further device details have been released. The fire burned itself out and no injuries were reported. The investigation is ongoing.
  • Wednesday, November 23, 2022 - 13:30
    TRIPwire, 23 November 2022 On 21 November 2022, at approximately 2230 hours local time, Paradise Police Department officers conducted a traffic stop at Clark Road and Elliott Road and discovered a pipe bomb, a 12-gauge flare pistol with a 12-gauge shotgun shell, a large machete, multiple knives, and drug paraphernalia following a search of the suspect’s backpack. No further device details have been released. Butte County Inter-Agency Bomb Squad technicians responded to assist and rendered the device safe. The 52-year-old suspect was arrested and charged with possession of an explosive device and possession of a firearm, among other charges.
  • Wednesday, November 23, 2022 - 13:28
    TRIPwire, 23 November 2022 On 23 November 2022, at approximately 0706 hours local time, Israeli police responded after an IED functioned at a bus stop in Givat Sha'ul Junction and at a bus stop in Ramot Junction, killing a 16-year-old male and injuring 18 others. According to officials, the IEDs were described as high-quality explosives that contained nails and bolts and were likely detonated remotely. No further device details have been released. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, and the investigation is ongoing.
  • Wednesday, November 23, 2022 - 13:26
    TRIPwire, 23 November 2022 On 21 November 2022, three employees at a hospital in Maceio, Alagoas, were injured after an IED hidden among plants near the entrance of the hospital functioned when one employee picked it up as they were cleaning. According to hospital authorities, the IED contained nails and metal fragmentation. No further device details have been released. The investigation is ongoing.
  • Tuesday, November 22, 2022 - 15:56

    TRIPwire, 22 November 2022

    On 19 November 2022, at approximately 1000 hours local time, Maine State Police (MSP) troopers executed a search warrant at a residence in Addison as part of a homicide investigation and discovered several explosive devices, described as “destructive devices”. No further device details have been released. Personnel with Maine Fire Marshal’s Office and technicians with the Bangor Police Department Bomb Squad and MSP Bomb Squad responded to assist and rendered the devices safe. The investigation is ongoing.

  • Tuesday, November 22, 2022 - 15:54
    On 19 November 2022, Flint Police Department (FPD) officers responded after receiving a call from a Flint citizen who discovered commercial explosives described as “military-grade C-4 explosives” concealed inside a car door he had purchased from a salvage yard. FPD Bomb Squad technicians responded to assist and secured the explosives. The ATF is assisting in the ongoing investigation.