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:

Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie
1. Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie
Peter the Great trashed here
2. Peter the Great trashed here
The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job
3. The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job
Acid Murderer worked here
4. Acid Murderer worked here
Buster Edwards died here
5. Buster Edwards died here
Murder at Mr Smith's
6. Murder at Mr Smith's
Wilfred Brambles arrest was here
7. Wilfred Brambles arrest was here
Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
8. Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
John and Yoko's Nude Scene
9. John and Yoko's Nude Scene
Lord Lucan's Murder House
10. Lord Lucan's Murder House

MORE CRIME SIGHTS:

11. Captain Kidd Hung Here @ Tilbury Point, Essex
12. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
13. Poirot's London Pad @ Charterhouse Square
14. Dick Turpin's Cave @ Wellington Hill, High Beech, Epping Forest
15. The Oliver Twist @ 90 Church Road, Leyton, London
16. Did Jack the Ripper live here? @ 3 Sion Square, Whitechapel, London
17. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn @ 32 Ambleside Avenue, Streatham, London
18. The London Cage, WW2 torture @ 7 Kensington Palace Gardens
19. The Kray Twins lived here @ 178 Vallance Road, Bethnal Green, London
20. The Tyburn Tree @ Bayswater Road, London
21. The Spaghetti House Siege @ 77 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge
22. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
23. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
24. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
25. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
26. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
27. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
28. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
29. The Carpenters Arms @ 73 Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green
30. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
31. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
32. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden
33. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
34. Holloway Prison @ Parkhurst Road, Islington
35. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
36. The Ship and Blue Ball @ 13 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London
37. The Clockwork Orange Underpass @ Trinity Road, Wandsworth, London
38. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
39. The Clink @ Clink Street, London
40. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
41. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
42. The Old Palace Yard @ Abingdon Street, Westminster
43. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb @ Bandstand, Regents Park
44. Poor Lazarus Isaacs @ Tower Street, London
45. Adam Ant's Last Stand @ 22 Chalcot Road, London
46. A Pub on the Wagon @ 66 Bayswater Road
47. First Whitechapel Murder @ Wentworth Street, Whitechapel
48. The Goat @ 3a Kensington High Street
49. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
50. Tony Blair lived here @ 1 Richmond Crescent, Islington
51. Brockley Jack @ 410 Brockley Road, Brockley
52. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
53. The Aubergine Robbery Mystery @ 11 Park Walk, London
54. Created by an Almost-Bard @ 99 Buckingham Palace Road
55. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
56. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
57. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
58. Lenin Memorial @ Bevin Court, Cruickshank Street, London
59. The Zizzi Penis Lop @ 73-75 The Strand, London
60. Once a Gun Safe House @ 257 Caledonian Road
61. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
62. Bow Street Magistrates Court @ Bow Street, Covent Garden, London
63. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London
64. Vere Street Coterie @ White Swan, Vere Street
65. Albion House @ Albion House, New Oxford Street, London
66. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
67. The Ye Olde Mitre @ 1 Ely Court
68. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
69. St Matthews Church @ Hereford Street, Whitechapel, London
70. The Grave Maurice @ 269 Whitechapel High Street, Whitechapel
71. The Jowell's scandal home @ Raveley Street, Kentish Town
72. Spend a Night as a Kray @ 28 Bow Street
73. Charlie Peace Arrested here @ 2 St John's Park, Blackheath
74. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
75. Itsu: Litvinenko Poisoned @ 167 Piccadilly, London
76. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
77. Stone Newington 8 @ 359 Amhurst Road, Stoke Newington
78. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
79. BT Telecoms Tower @ 60 Cleveland Street, London
80. Handbag Gang Strike Again @ New Bond Street
81. Spring Heeled Jacks 1st Victim @ 1 Tredegar Road, Tower Hamlets, London
82. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
83. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
84. The Tower of London @ Tower of London
85. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
86. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
87. A Beatle gets Busted @ 34 Montagu Square, Marylebone
88. Wainewright the Poisoner @ 48 Great Marlborough Street, London
89. Ted Terry dealt a Red Card @ Unit 4/Retail Park/Fleming Rd, Chafford Hundred
90. Banksy's Poundland @ 12-14 High Road, Wood Green
91. The Star Tavern @ 6 Belgrave Mews West
92. The Green Man @ Putney Heath
93. Solicitor's Armed Siege @ 46 Markham Square, Chelsea, London
94. Wandsworth Prison @ Heathfield Road
95. London Sculpture Comes Home @ 8 Hart Street, City of London
96. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
97. Prospect of Whitby @ 57 Wapping Wall
98. Home of Russian spy Kim Philby @ 18 Carlyle Square, Chelsea, London
99. A Royal Wake-Up Call @ Buckingham Palace
100. Bouncers bounce back at KFC @ 37 Camden High Street
101. Shot Prime Minister born here @ Audley Square, Westminster, London
102. Sherlock's Speedy Sarnie @ 187 North Gower Street, Camden
103. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster
104. Elephant & Castle Subway @ Elephant & Castle Station
105. Notting Hill Race Riots @ Latimer Road, London
106. Barry George's Flat @ 2b Crookham Road, Fulham, London
107. Parking Meter R.I.P. @ Warwick Street, Westminster
108. Town of Ramsgate @ 62 Wapping High Street
109. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
110. 21/7 Bomb Factory @ 58 Curtis House, Ladderswood Way, New Southgate,

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