|The Yorkshire Ripper, Peter Coonan||13||Male||Caucasian||Great Britain||Territorial||Personal Cause||1946/06/02 (Bingley, Yorkshire, Great Britain)||n/a|
|Somebody's Husband, Somebody's Son||Gordon Burn||Amazon|
|Wicked Beyond Belief: The Hunt for the Yorkshire Ripper||Michael Bilton||Amazon|
|Peter: A Study for a Portrait of a Serial Killer||Official Website|
Peter Coonan, formerly known as Peter Sutcliffe, was dubbed The Yorkshire Ripper by the press. He murdered 13 women, and attacked 7 others.
Blog PostsPop Culture, Serial Killers by Brian Combs | 1 Comment
After the broadcast of Appropriate Adult, Dominic West indicated that he wouldn’t likely want to play a killer again. But just a few months later, he is thinking about taking on the role of Peter Sutcliffe, the so-called Yorkshire Ripper. Said West: Coming from Sheffield, I’ve been asked whether I’d…Continue reading...
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Peter Coonan, also known as the Yorkshire Ripper, and formerly known as Peter Sutcliffe, has lost the appeal against an order preventing his release. Coonan was given twenty life terms for the murder of thirteen women and the attempted murder of several others. Coonan was challenging an order that says…Continue reading...