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For five years, from 1975 to 1980, the Yorkshire Ripper murders cast a dark shadow over the lives of women in the North of England. 13 women were dead and the police seemed incapable of catching the killer. No one felt safe – and every man was a suspect.

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Status Ended

First Air Date 2020-12-16

Last Air Date 2020-12-16

Seasons 1

Episodes 4


TMDB 6.7


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tanzene_ali shared a tip "never heard of this story and it is wild!!!"

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caroline_murray_2000 shared a tip "So scary/creepy!"

cassandra_tucker_6227 shared a tip "Excellent documentary for anyone who watches docs on serial killers"

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jennifer_strehle shared a tip "Excellent coverage of a UK trial that I had been unframiliar with. Very detailed."

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jer_bear shared a tip "Interesting story, throwback to Jack the....."

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morgan_danker shared a tip "It was very intresting"

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albert_skretka shared a tip "Like crime documentaries and didn't know the story of this one."

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jessica_krupa shared a tip "Binge watch worthy!"

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crystal_w_5040 shared a tip "Love true crime stories"

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steve_schulz shared a tip "Interesting"

jenna_gladfelter shared a tip "One of the best docuseries that I’ve seen in a while. Great cultural context provided and well told."

emily_hernandez_ shared a tip "I love true crimes"

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julia_seipel shared a tip "This brought back so many memories of seeing the horrific news on the telly when I was a kid growing up in Yorkshire!"

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priscilla_craig shared a tip "I really just listened to this documentary. It wasn't my favorite but the human mind had me intrigued."

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jill_mccracken shared a tip "Gripping."

sarah_7950 shared a tip "The police botched it up from the very beginning. Sad how many women died because of it."

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gucchilife shared a tip "Bingable, but could've been summed up in an hour."

kathryn_499 shared a tip "Fascinating"

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melanie_gonzalez_1116 shared a tip "Great for people who love serial killers and true crime #true_crime"

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dennis_reaser shared a tip "Twists, setting, police, journalists, mental issues, etc"

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arlie_bray shared a tip "Love crime docs, this is a good one."

rob_stafford shared a tip "Informative"

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