One of the things that make the search for the culprit both interesting and confusing is that you soon encounter layer upon layer of further mystery surrounding the case. Below are five lesser known mysteries that are hidden within the puzzle of who Jack the Ripper was...
The return of Whitechapel found DI Chandler (Rupert Penry-Jones) and co thrust straight from the murky, almost medieval world
Detectives are hunting an African man after a murder at a hostel. Police want to speak to Mehretab Zemichael after a man's
Londoners, take note: Fulham is posh. Sutton is alive. Whitechapel is Satanic. And Lambeth is Britain’s angriest borough
Can London Metropolitan University reasonably claim that they own the Women's Library? Perhaps this is why the bidding process was so rushed and so secretive. We know that all the other bidders withdrew for various reasons, including a 'moving of goalposts' leaving only one 'bidder'; the London School of Economics.
The trial of a City trader accused of losing £1.4 billion while working for Swiss Bank UBS is due to begin on Monday. Kweku
Whitechapel has caught fans' imagination with its gothic depiction of crime set in London's contemporary East End. Series
Here are our TV picks of the week, including lots of interesting documentaries... Monday: Whitechapel - 9pm, ITV1 ITV's gritty