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Police appeal after latest Yorkshire Ripper murder

Title
Police appeal after latest Yorkshire Ripper murder
Genre
Interview; Press conference
TX Date
13 Apr 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:01:33
Description
Press statement and answering of questions by Assistant Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police, George Oldfield, appealing to the public for information relating to the Yorkshire Ripper following the death of 19-year-old Josephine Whitaker in Halifax. Male reporter not identified. Poor quality audio.
Contributors
George Oldfield
Keywords
Homicide; Murderers; Yorkshire Ripper; Peter Sutcliffe; Policing practice; Criminal investigation; Halifax; West Yorkshire Police; Josephine Whitaker

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