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
Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
4. Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
Buster Edwards died here
5. Buster Edwards died here
John and Yoko's Nude Scene
6. John and Yoko's Nude Scene
Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn
7. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn
The Tyburn Tree
8. The Tyburn Tree
Dick Turpin's Cave
9. Dick Turpin's Cave
The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job
10. The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job

MORE CRIME SIGHTS:

11. The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job @ 185 Baker Street, London
12. Captain Kidd Hung Here @ Tilbury Point, Essex
13. The Oliver Twist @ 90 Church Road, Leyton, London
14. Acid Murderer worked here @ 79 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London
15. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
16. The Kray Twins lived here @ 178 Vallance Road, Bethnal Green, London
17. Did Jack the Ripper live here? @ 3 Sion Square, Whitechapel, London
18. The Carpenters Arms @ 73 Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green
19. The London Cage, WW2 torture @ 7 Kensington Palace Gardens
20. Holloway Prison @ Parkhurst Road, Islington
21. Lord Lucan's Murder House @ 46 Lower Belgrave Street, London
22. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
23. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
24. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
25. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
26. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
27. Brockley Jack @ 410 Brockley Road, Brockley
28. Wilfred Brambles arrest was here @ 1 Shepherd's Bush Green, London
29. Created by an Almost-Bard @ 99 Buckingham Palace Road
30. A Beatle gets Busted @ 34 Montagu Square, Marylebone
31. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
32. The Ship and Blue Ball @ 13 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London
33. The Clockwork Orange Underpass @ Trinity Road, Wandsworth, London
34. Balcombe Street Siege @ 21 Balcombe St, Marylebone, London
35. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
36. The Zizzi Penis Lop @ 73-75 The Strand, London
37. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
38. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
39. 21/7 Bomb Factory @ 58 Curtis House, Ladderswood Way, New Southgate,
40. Poirot's London Pad @ Charterhouse Square
41. Tony Blair lived here @ 1 Richmond Crescent, Islington
42. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
43. The Hand and Shears @ 1 Middle Street
44. The Grave Maurice @ 269 Whitechapel High Street, Whitechapel
45. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
46. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
47. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
48. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
49. Charlie Peace Arrested here @ 2 St John's Park, Blackheath
50. First Whitechapel Murder @ Wentworth Street, Whitechapel
51. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
52. Lucan, Cubitt and some Plumbers @ 14 Lower Belgrave Street
53. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
54. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
55. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
56. The 43 @ 43 Gerrard Street, London
57. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
58. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
59. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
60. The Graff Diamonds Heist @ 6 - 7 New Bond Street
61. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
62. Stone Newington 8 @ 359 Amhurst Road, Stoke Newington
63. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
64. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
65. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
66. Metropolis @ Metropolis, 70 Chiswick High Road, London
67. Bow Street Magistrates Court @ Bow Street, Covent Garden, London
68. The Green Man @ Putney Heath
69. Poor Lazarus Isaacs @ Tower Street, London
70. Adam Ant's Last Stand @ 22 Chalcot Road, London
71. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
72. Oliver Cromwell's resting place @ 72 High Holborn, Holborn
73. Banksy's Poundland @ 12-14 High Road, Wood Green
74. Prospect of Whitby @ 57 Wapping Wall
75. The Aubergine Robbery Mystery @ 11 Park Walk, London
76. Bouncers bounce back at KFC @ 37 Camden High Street
77. Bomb Plotters Flat @ 386A Forest Road, Walthamstow
78. OAP's Fake Money Press @ Flat 3, 21 Bolton Road, Chiswick
79. The Crown of villainy @ 43 Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
80. The Clink @ Clink Street, London
81. The Star Tavern @ 6 Belgrave Mews West
82. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
83. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster
84. Home of Russian spy Kim Philby @ 18 Carlyle Square, Chelsea, London
85. Itsu: Litvinenko Poisoned @ 167 Piccadilly, London
86. A more level-headed Nephew @ 26 Priory Gardens, Highgate
87. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
88. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
89. London Sculpture Comes Home @ 8 Hart Street, City of London
90. Vere Street Coterie @ White Swan, Vere Street
91. The Ye Olde Mitre @ 1 Ely Court
92. Death of God's Banker @ Blackfriar's Bridge, London
93. Lenin Memorial @ Bevin Court, Cruickshank Street, London
94. Notting Hill Race Riots @ Latimer Road, London
95. St Matthews Church @ Hereford Street, Whitechapel, London
96. Parking Meter R.I.P. @ Warwick Street, Westminster
97. River Police Boatyard @ Nr Wapping Rose Garden
98. The Spaghetti House Siege @ 77 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge
99. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
100. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
101. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London
102. Solicitor's Armed Siege @ 46 Markham Square, Chelsea, London
103. A Pub on the Wagon @ 66 Bayswater Road
104. Spring Heeled Jacks 1st Victim @ 1 Tredegar Road, Tower Hamlets, London
105. Wainewright the Poisoner @ 48 Great Marlborough Street, London
106. Shot Prime Minister born here @ Audley Square, Westminster, London
107. The Islington Gibbett @ Holloway Road, Islington
108. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
109. Elephant & Castle Subway @ Elephant & Castle Station
110. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden

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