Incident Summary:

02/15/2017: An explosive device detonated at a police station in Klodawa, Greater Poland, Poland. There were no reported casualties, though the building was damaged in the blast. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.

GTD ID:
201702150046

When:
2017-02-15

Country:
Poland

Region:
Eastern Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Greater Poland

City:
Klodawa

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Police
Name of Entity Policja Wielkopolska
Specific Description Police Station
Nationality of Target Poland
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Other Explosive Type
Weapon Details
A two-kilogram homemade explosive device was used in the attack.
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
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
"Bomb explodes at Polish police station," Radio Poland, February 16, 2017.
"Bomb explosion at the police station in Klodawa. "The explosion was very strong"," RMF 24, February 16, 2017.
"Bomb explosion at the police station in Klodawa. Explosion could kill someone," FAKT24.pl, February 16, 2017.