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02EX-00-PBIE - Equipment, Post-Blast Investigation


Equipment for post-blast investigation, explosives/Improvised Explosive Device (IED) investigation tools, portable and handheld metal detectors (HHMD), evidence processing equipment, scene preservation equipment, upgrades. Equipment list also includes Geospatial, GPS, UAS (Drone) and additional mapping and overlay capability for crime scene investigations. Note: additional support equipment for post-blast investigation is available in other sections such as Scene Control (03OE-03), Robots and Remotely Operated Vehicles (03OE-07), Power (10), and CBRNE Logistical Support Equipment (19).

Grant Notes

Should be purchased for and used by accredited bomb squads. For information on establishing new bomb squad programs, agencies should contact the Special Agent Bomb Technician in the nearest FBI Office or call directly to the FBI Program Manager at the Hazardous Devices School, (256) 313-1910

More Information

FEMA Related Grant Programs

  • Intercity Passenger Rail Grant Program (IPR)
  • State Homeland Security Program (SHSP)
  • Tribal Homeland Security Grant Program (THSGP)
  • Transit Security Grant Program (TSGP)
  • Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI)

Standardized Equipment List

For more information on operating considerations, mandatory and applicable standards, and training requirements, visit the Interagency Board’s Standardized Equipment List website.

Note: Some equipment items on the Authorized Equipment List may not be listed on the Standardized Equipment List.

System Assessment and Validation for Emergency Responders

For market survey reports, visit the System Assessment and Validation for Emergency Responders website. To search for an equipment item, use the same Authorized Equipment List item number.

Note: Some equipment items may not have market survey reports.