Introduction
Victims
Suspects
Witnesses
Ripper Letters
Police Officials
Official Documents
Press Reports
Victorian London
Message Boards
Ripper Media
Authors
Dissertations
Timelines
Games & Diversions
Photo Archive
Ripper Wiki
Casebook Examiner
Ripper Podcast
About the Casebook

 Search:


Most Recent Posts:
General Police Discussion: The Secret Special Branch Ledgers - by Al Bundy's Eyes 16 minutes ago.
Maybrick, James: One Incontrovertible, Unequivocal, Undeniable Fact Which Refutes the Diary - by rjpalmer 1 hour ago.
Witnesses: Why Wasn't Hutchinson used to try to ID Kosminski? - by Scott Nelson 1 hour ago.
Doctors and Coroners: Dr Timothy R. Killeen - by rjpalmer 1 hour ago.
Maybrick, James: One Incontrovertible, Unequivocal, Undeniable Fact Which Refutes the Diary - by rjpalmer 2 hours ago.
General Police Discussion: The Secret Special Branch Ledgers - by Michael W Richards 2 hours ago.
Maybrick, James: One Incontrovertible, Unequivocal, Undeniable Fact Which Refutes the Diary - by caz 6 hours ago.
Non-Fiction: Swanson: The Life and Times of a Victorian Detective - by Amanda Sumner 7 hours ago.

Most Popular Threads:
Witnesses: Why Wasn't Hutchinson used to try to ID Kosminski? - (18 posts)
General Police Discussion: The Secret Special Branch Ledgers - (12 posts)
Maybrick, James: One Incontrovertible, Unequivocal, Undeniable Fact Which Refutes the Diary - (12 posts)
Mary Ann Nichols: Jack the Chipper - (11 posts)
Doctors and Coroners: Dr Timothy R. Killeen - (7 posts)
Non-Fiction: Swanson: The Life and Times of a Victorian Detective - (4 posts)


HARVEY, P.C. James

1876: Joined City of London Police, warrant no. 5045.

1888: Testified to having heard nothing on the night of Catherine Eddowes' murder, although his beat took him throughout the area of Mitre Square that morning.

1889: Dismissed from service, July 1st. Reasons unknown.






Patrol Route of PC Harvey
Courtesy of Casebook Productions

PC HARVEY
PC James Harvey, 964City, came on duty to patrol the Houndsditch area at 9:45pm, Saturday, 29 September, 1888. He was continuously patroling his beat, until he heard George Morris's whistle shortly after Eddowes's body was discovered in Mitre Sqaure at c.1:44am by PC Watkins.

From Bevis Mark to Duke Street, into Little Duke Street, to Houndsditch, from Houndsditch back to Duke Street, along Duke Street to Church Passage, back again into Duke Street, to Aldgate, from there to Mitre Street, back again to Houndsditch, up Houndsditch, to Little Duke Street, again back to Houndsditch, to Goring Street, up Goring Street to Bevis Marks.

Play -- Stop 1. Bevis Marks
2. Little Duke Street
3. Duke Street
4. Houndsditch
5. Church Passage
6. Aldgate
7. Mitre Street
8. Goring Street

Source used is official transcript of Eddowes Inquest.


Related pages:
  PC James Harvey
       Message Boards: James Harvey