Jon Lee Rees

Jon Lee Rees

Speaker & Writer

Based in South Wales

MSc (Open) Forensic Psychology and Criminology

PGDip (Open) Forensic Psychological Studies

PGCert (Open) Social Sciences

BSc (Econ) Psychology and Criminology


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Jon Lee Rees is a writer in the true crime and horror fields. He has contributed numerous articles to websites including The Spooky Isles and the Jack the Ripper Walk. He has also had academic articles published in specialist journals including Ripperologist and Casebook Examiner.

With an MSc in Forensic Psychology and Criminology he can write articles in the fields of Psychology and Criminology. He has studied true crime and the Jack the Ripper mystery for ten years. He also has knowledge of the Paranormal thanks to his undergraduate dissertation examining the field of Parapsychology.

Jon is also an adept writer of fiction including short stories and plays. He is currently working on his first novel.

For writing enquiries, please contact Jon with a proposal or brief list of ideas.


Jon Lee Rees is an experienced speaker, suitable for public or private lectures, after dinner events or educational talks.

Specialist topics include:

  • Historical Crime
  • Victorian Horror
  • The Paranormal
  • All Things Gothic
  • Expert on the Jack the Ripper Mystery

Notable speaking engagements include the 125th Anniversary Jack the Ripper Conference in 2013 London, London Haunts and Horrors Jack the Ripper Anniversary Talk. Jon is also a Town Crier and a keen amateur thespian