Mystery and Darkness Abound in This Latest BBC One Trailer for “Ripper Street”

BBC One has released a trailer for their upcoming 8-part crime series, Ripper Street, set in London’s East End in 1889. Ripper Street follows the exploits of the “police precinct from hell” where the detectives from the infamous H-Division are tasked with keeping the peace in a city that has been scarred and darkened by the criminal violence of the “Ripper” murders.

This short trailer doesn’t give away very much about the stories we can expect to see on Ripper Street, but it does a great job of giving us a small taste of the dark tone that this mysterious crime drama will take. Check out the trailer for yourself – does it pique your interest?