Jack the Ripper: An Ongoing Mystery | 1999
Documentary that explores the mystery surrounding the turn-of-the-century London serial killer who became known as Jack the Ripper. The program offers some of the leading theories into the Ripper's identity through interviews with key experts and recently released documents from London's Scotland Yard. Researchers called "Ripperologists" have devoted countless hours poring over old police files trying to find the latest piece of information to solve the crime. The name of a suspect is revealed for the first time -- a name that most historians and criminologists believe was most likely "Jack the Ripper."