Jack The Ripper - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Jack The Ripper


China executes serial killer dubbed 'Jack the Ripper'

Jan 03, 2019 - 6:47 PM

The serial killer dubbed China's 'Jack the Ripper' for the way he mutilated his female victims is executed 3 decades after the first murder

SERIAL KILLER. This photo taken on March 30, 2018 shows Gao Chengyong (center) in the Baiyin Intermediate People's Court in Baiyin in China's northwestern Gansu province. AFP Photo

'American Ripper': What it's like when you discover your ancestor's a serial killer

Nov 21, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Jeff Mudgett, narrator of the new HISTORY documentary ‘American Ripper’ lets us in on his horrible family secret

HH HOLMES. The 19th century serial killer is the focus of a new crime documentary narrated by his own descendant. Photo from History

#PugadBaboy: Mysteries of the cloth

Oct 31, 2014 - 5:00 AM

Jack the Ripper identified? DNA says so, claims sleuth

Sep 08, 2014 - 12:03 PM

After extracting DNA from a shawl recovered from the scene of one of the killings Jack the Ripper sleuth Russell Edwards claims the identity of the murderer is now beyond doubt

A visitor watches a black and white projection during a press preview of the 'Jack the Ripper and the East End' exhibition at Museum in Docklands, in London, on May 14, 2008. Carl de Souza/AFP