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:

Peter the Great trashed here
1. Peter the Great trashed here
Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie
2. Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie
Murder at Mr Smith's
3. Murder at Mr Smith's
The Kray Twins lived here
4. The Kray Twins lived here
The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job
5. The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job
Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
6. Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
The Carpenters Arms
7. The Carpenters Arms
John and Yoko's Nude Scene
8. John and Yoko's Nude Scene
The Kray twins were born here
9. The Kray twins were born here
Captain Kidd Hung Here
10. Captain Kidd Hung Here

MORE CRIME SIGHTS:

11. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
12. Acid Murderer worked here @ 79 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London
13. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
14. Dr Crippen's Murder Home @ 39 Hilldrop Crescent, Holloway, London
15. Lord Lucan's Murder House @ 46 Lower Belgrave Street, London
16. The Clink @ Clink Street, London
17. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
18. Balcombe Street Siege @ 21 Balcombe St, Marylebone, London
19. Poirot's London Pad @ Charterhouse Square
20. Buster Edwards died here @ Greet Street, Southwark
21. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
22. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
23. Dick Turpin's Cave @ Wellington Hill, High Beech, Epping Forest
24. Did Jack the Ripper live here? @ 3 Sion Square, Whitechapel, London
25. The Devil and the Lady @ Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street
26. Tony Blair lived here @ 1 Richmond Crescent, Islington
27. The Spaghetti House Siege @ 77 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge
28. The London Cage, WW2 torture @ 7 Kensington Palace Gardens
29. Notting Hill Race Riots @ Latimer Road, London
30. The Clockwork Orange Underpass @ Trinity Road, Wandsworth, London
31. Spend a Night as a Kray @ 28 Bow Street
32. The Ship and Blue Ball @ 13 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London
33. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
34. Albion House @ Albion House, New Oxford Street, London
35. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
36. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
37. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
38. The Star Tavern @ 6 Belgrave Mews West
39. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn @ 32 Ambleside Avenue, Streatham, London
40. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
41. The Grave Maurice @ 269 Whitechapel High Street, Whitechapel
42. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
43. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
44. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
45. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
46. The Oliver Twist @ 90 Church Road, Leyton, London
47. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
48. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
49. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
50. The Goat @ 3a Kensington High Street
51. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
52. Bow Street Magistrates Court @ Bow Street, Covent Garden, London
53. Itsu: Litvinenko Poisoned @ 167 Piccadilly, London
54. Wandsworth Prison @ Heathfield Road
55. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
56. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
57. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
58. St Matthews Church @ Hereford Street, Whitechapel, London
59. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
60. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
61. Death of God's Banker @ Blackfriar's Bridge, London
62. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
63. The Tower of London @ Tower of London
64. Wilfred Brambles arrest was here @ 1 Shepherd's Bush Green, London
65. House of Reeves @ 120 Church Street, Croydon
66. Sherlock's Speedy Sarnie @ 187 North Gower Street, Camden
67. Charlie Peace Arrested here @ 2 St John's Park, Blackheath
68. OAP's Fake Money Press @ Flat 3, 21 Bolton Road, Chiswick
69. The Aubergine Robbery Mystery @ 11 Park Walk, London
70. A Beatle gets Busted @ 34 Montagu Square, Marylebone
71. Bomb Plotters Flat @ 386A Forest Road, Walthamstow
72. First Whitechapel Murder @ Wentworth Street, Whitechapel
73. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
74. Poor Lazarus Isaacs @ Tower Street, London
75. Created by an Almost-Bard @ 99 Buckingham Palace Road
76. King's Bench Debtors Prison @ Borough, Southwark, London
77. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster
78. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb @ Bandstand, Regents Park
79. The Jowell's scandal home @ Raveley Street, Kentish Town
80. Parking Meter R.I.P. @ Warwick Street, Westminster
81. World Cup was stolen from here @ Central Hall, Westminster
82. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
83. Adam Ant's Last Stand @ 22 Chalcot Road, London
84. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
85. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden
86. Brockley Jack @ 410 Brockley Road, Brockley
87. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
88. Oliver Cromwell's resting place @ 72 High Holborn, Holborn
89. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
90. 21/7 Bomb Factory @ 58 Curtis House, Ladderswood Way, New Southgate,
91. Not a nice way to go @ London Bridge
92. Bouncers bounce back at KFC @ 37 Camden High Street
93. Spring Heeled Jacks 1st Victim @ 1 Tredegar Road, Tower Hamlets, London
94. The Hand and Shears @ 1 Middle Street
95. Home of Russian spy Kim Philby @ 18 Carlyle Square, Chelsea, London
96. The Zizzi Penis Lop @ 73-75 The Strand, London
97. Dr Crippen Lived Here @ 34-37 Store Street, Bloomsbury
98. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
99. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
100. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
101. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
102. BT Telecoms Tower @ 60 Cleveland Street, London
103. The Green Man @ Putney Heath
104. A Pub on the Wagon @ 66 Bayswater Road
105. Wainewright the Poisoner @ 48 Great Marlborough Street, London
106. The Islington Gibbett @ Holloway Road, Islington
107. Lenin Memorial @ Bevin Court, Cruickshank Street, London
108. The Garrick Arms @ 8 Charing Cross Road, London
109. Lucan, Cubitt and some Plumbers @ 14 Lower Belgrave Street
110. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London

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