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Ripper Discussions
Discussion of the various individuals who have been suggested as being Jack the Ripper.
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Motive, Method and Madness
Forum for discussion about how Jack could have done it, why Jack might have done it and the psychological factors that are involved in serial killers. Also the forum for profiling discussions.
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Police Officials and Procedures
Discussion of the various police matters involved in the Jack the Ripper Investigation.
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Scene of the Crimes
Discussion for general Whitechapel geography, mapping and routes the killer might have taken. Also the place for general census information and "what was it like in Whitechapel" discussions.
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Doctors and Coroners
Discussion of the various doctors and coroners who were involved in the original investigation.
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