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
The Tyburn Tree
10. The Tyburn Tree

MORE CRIME SIGHTS:

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

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