Crime themed places

Crime is one of the most intriguing and captivating themes in modern life, and London's history is full of real life escapades, robberies, murders and other nefarious criminal intent. Find out here exactly where they happened.

TOP 10 CRIME RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job
1. The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job
Peter the Great trashed here
2. Peter the Great trashed here
The Tyburn Tree
3. The Tyburn Tree
Dr Crippen's Murder Home
4. Dr Crippen's Murder Home
Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie
5. Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie
The Ship and Blue Ball
6. The Ship and Blue Ball
The Oliver Twist
7. The Oliver Twist
Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
8. Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
The London Cage,  WW2 torture
9. The London Cage, WW2 torture
Murder at Mr Smith's
10. Murder at Mr Smith's

MORE CRIME SIGHTS:

11. The Carpenters Arms @ 73 Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green
12. Captain Kidd Hung Here @ Tilbury Point, Essex
13. Did Jack the Ripper live here? @ 3 Sion Square, Whitechapel, London
14. Buster Edwards died here @ Greet Street, Southwark
15. John and Yoko's Nude Scene @ 38 Montagu Square, London
16. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn @ 32 Ambleside Avenue, Streatham, London
17. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
18. Acid Murderer worked here @ 79 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London
19. The Old Palace Yard @ Abingdon Street, Westminster
20. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
21. Dick Turpin's Cave @ Wellington Hill, High Beech, Epping Forest
22. Wilfred Brambles arrest was here @ 1 Shepherd's Bush Green, London
23. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
24. Poirot's London Pad @ Charterhouse Square
25. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
26. The Kray Twins lived here @ 178 Vallance Road, Bethnal Green, London
27. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
28. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
29. Lord Lucan's Murder House @ 46 Lower Belgrave Street, London
30. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
31. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
32. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
33. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
34. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
35. The Spaghetti House Siege @ 77 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge
36. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
37. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
38. The Clockwork Orange Underpass @ Trinity Road, Wandsworth, London
39. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
40. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
41. Brockley Jack @ 410 Brockley Road, Brockley
42. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
43. Balcombe Street Siege @ 21 Balcombe St, Marylebone, London
44. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
45. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
46. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
47. Once a Gun Safe House @ 257 Caledonian Road
48. First Whitechapel Murder @ Wentworth Street, Whitechapel
49. Home of Russian spy Kim Philby @ 18 Carlyle Square, Chelsea, London
50. Holloway Prison @ Parkhurst Road, Islington
51. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
52. The Zizzi Penis Lop @ 73-75 The Strand, London
53. Tony Blair lived here @ 1 Richmond Crescent, Islington
54. The Islington Gibbett @ Holloway Road, Islington
55. The Ye Olde Mitre @ 1 Ely Court
56. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb @ Bandstand, Regents Park
57. The Clink @ Clink Street, London
58. St Matthews Church @ Hereford Street, Whitechapel, London
59. Spend a Night as a Kray @ 28 Bow Street
60. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden
61. The Grave Maurice @ 269 Whitechapel High Street, Whitechapel
62. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
63. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
64. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
65. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
66. Death of God's Banker @ Blackfriar's Bridge, London
67. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
68. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
69. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
70. Albion House @ Albion House, New Oxford Street, London
71. Not a nice way to go @ London Bridge
72. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
73. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London
74. Town of Ramsgate @ 62 Wapping High Street
75. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster
76. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
77. Adam Ant's Last Stand @ 22 Chalcot Road, London
78. Created by an Almost-Bard @ 99 Buckingham Palace Road
79. Wandsworth Prison @ Heathfield Road
80. Spring Heeled Jacks 1st Victim @ 1 Tredegar Road, Tower Hamlets, London
81. Robber Claude Duval Caught here @ The Marquis, 51-52 Chandos Place, Covent Garden
82. Sherlock's Speedy Sarnie @ 187 North Gower Street, Camden
83. Prospect of Whitby @ 57 Wapping Wall
84. The Aubergine Robbery Mystery @ 11 Park Walk, London
85. 21/7 Bomb Factory @ 58 Curtis House, Ladderswood Way, New Southgate,
86. Barry George's Flat @ 2b Crookham Road, Fulham, London
87. Bouncers bounce back at KFC @ 37 Camden High Street
88. Parking Meter R.I.P. @ Warwick Street, Westminster
89. King's Bench Debtors Prison @ Borough, Southwark, London
90. Charlie Peace Arrested here @ 2 St John's Park, Blackheath
91. London Sculpture Comes Home @ 8 Hart Street, City of London
92. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
93. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
94. Stone Newington 8 @ 359 Amhurst Road, Stoke Newington
95. House of Reeves @ 120 Church Street, Croydon
96. The Goat @ 3a Kensington High Street
97. Lenin Memorial @ Bevin Court, Cruickshank Street, London
98. Metropolis @ Metropolis, 70 Chiswick High Road, London
99. Bow Street Magistrates Court @ Bow Street, Covent Garden, London
100. The Star Tavern @ 6 Belgrave Mews West
101. Poor Lazarus Isaacs @ Tower Street, London
102. Dr Crippen Lived Here @ 34-37 Store Street, Bloomsbury
103. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
104. Solicitor's Armed Siege @ 46 Markham Square, Chelsea, London
105. A Beatle gets Busted @ 34 Montagu Square, Marylebone
106. Wainewright the Poisoner @ 48 Great Marlborough Street, London
107. The Hand and Shears @ 1 Middle Street
108. The Tower of London @ Tower of London
109. The Graff Diamonds Heist @ 6 - 7 New Bond Street
110. The Devil and the Lady @ Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street

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