The streets of Whitechapel are the haunt of Detective Inspector Edmund Reid and his team of officers, who aim to maintain law and order in a place once terrorized by Jack the Ripper.

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 Det. Insp. Edmund Reid / ... (28 episodes, 2012-2016)
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 Det. Sgt. Bennet Drake / ... (28 episodes, 2012-2016)
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 Captain Homer Jackson / ... (28 episodes, 2012-2016)
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 Long Susan (26 episodes, 2012-2016)
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 Sgt. Donald Artherton / ... (24 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Rose Erskine / ... (20 episodes, 2012-2016)
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 Fred Best (18 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Chief Inspector Fred Abberline / ... (14 episodes, 2012-2014)
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A new drama set in the East End of London in 1889 during the aftermath of Jack The Ripper murders. The infamous H Division - the police precinct charged with keeping order in the district of Whitechapel- is in a chaotic state trying to keep order after a tumultuous time for London and reported infamously worldwide. Written by dcrs

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Jack's crimes will not be forgotten.

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Great period mystery/drama
7 August 2013 | by (Seoul, Korea) – See all my reviews

In my opinion, the British mystery/drama "Ripper Street" leaves the US "Copper" for dead. To all who have based their reviews on a single viewing, please give this show another chance. The acting and writing are brilliant and the characters are well-developed. Each episode leaves you wanting more. I particularly like the forensic scenes. Very interesting to see how far the science had developed during this period in British history. The stories are also well-paced, combining a good balance of action, drama and mystery. Don't give up on "Ripper Street" just yet because you just might be surprised by this British take on a "whodunnit?"


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