DASA UK: Countering IEDs with novel electronic technologies

DASA is searching for Counter-IED technologies that use novel Radio Frequency (RF) techniques DASA has launched a new Innovation Focus Area (IFA) called Countering IEDs by Novel Technology and Techniques. Seeking novel electronic technologies that can counter Improvised Explosive Devices Read More …

UK: Police carry out two controlled explosions after reports of suspicious vehicle in Westminster

Police have carried out two controlled explosions in Westminster following reports of a suspicious vehicle. Earlier, officers set up a cordon and closed roads near Parliament Square. The Queen Elizabeth II Centre and Westminster School were evacuated and Westminster underground Read More …

UK: Teenager arrested after homemade bomb parts found at house in Lancashire

A teenage boy has been detained after the discovery of homemade bomb parts inside a house – which prompted a major emergency services response and evacuations. Police descended on a residential street in the Chorley area of Lancashire after reports Read More …

Northern Ireland: Coleraine police investigating ‘reckless’ petrol bomb attack on two properties

Police investigating petrol bomb incidents which occurred in Co Derry over the weekend have arrested two men. The incidents which occurred on April 24 in Coleraine, saw petrol bombs thrown at two separate properties in the Westbourne Crescent and Somerset Read More …