Incident Summary:

11/02/1977: The George Jackson Brigade attempted to bomb the offices of the Diebold Company in Seattle, Washington in the United States. However, the bomb did not detonate.

GTD ID:
197711020003

When:
1977-11-02

Country:
United States

Region:
North America

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Washington

City:
Seattle

Location Details:
1520 Fourth South

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) No
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Business
Name of Entity Diebold Company
Specific Description Diebold Company, Seattle Washington
Nationality of Target United States
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Unknown Explosive Type
Weapon Details
bomb
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Additional Information The George Jackson Brigade did not claim this attempted attack.
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
George Jackson Brigade No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators 4
Number of Captured Perpetrators 4
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"George Jackson Brigade: Explosives and Incendiary Devices," Federal Bureau of Investigation: Seattle Washington, September 6, 1978.
"George Jackson Brigade," Federal Bureau of Investigation: Seattle Washington, January 4, 1978.