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Has DNA Evidence Finally Solved the Jack the Ripper Case?

Read our primer concerning the claims made by Russell Edwards' new book, Naming Jack the Ripper. We summarize the basic claims being made in the media and point out some of the biggest problems with what's been published so far.

 Jack the Ripper Conference - Nottingham 2015
The Jack the Ripper Conference is the prestige annual event held around the UK for researchers, authors, historians and enthusiasts of the case of Jack the Ripper and the Whitechapel Murders.

A weekend of debates , lectures, events and discussion into the greatest mystery in the history of crime.

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The Jack the Ripper Tour

Follow in Jack the Ripper's footsteps on a tour that explores the streets and alleyways where the murders occurred.

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