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
John and Yoko's Nude Scene
3. John and Yoko's Nude Scene
Murder at Mr Smith's
4. Murder at Mr Smith's
Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
5. Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job
6. The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job
Acid Murderer worked here
7. Acid Murderer worked here
The Kray Twins lived here
8. The Kray Twins lived here
The Tyburn Tree
9. The Tyburn Tree
Shot Prime Minister born here
10. Shot Prime Minister born here

MORE CRIME SIGHTS:

11. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn @ 32 Ambleside Avenue, Streatham, London
12. The Ship and Blue Ball @ 13 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London
13. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
14. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
15. The Carpenters Arms @ 73 Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green
16. Adam Ant's Last Stand @ 22 Chalcot Road, London
17. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
18. Buster Edwards died here @ Greet Street, Southwark
19. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
20. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
21. Captain Kidd Hung Here @ Tilbury Point, Essex
22. Dick Turpin's Cave @ Wellington Hill, High Beech, Epping Forest
23. Did Jack the Ripper live here? @ 3 Sion Square, Whitechapel, London
24. The Devil and the Lady @ Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street
25. Balcombe Street Siege @ 21 Balcombe St, Marylebone, London
26. Wilfred Brambles arrest was here @ 1 Shepherd's Bush Green, London
27. The Clockwork Orange Underpass @ Trinity Road, Wandsworth, London
28. Poirot's London Pad @ Charterhouse Square
29. The Grave Maurice @ 269 Whitechapel High Street, Whitechapel
30. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
31. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
32. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
33. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
34. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
35. The Zizzi Penis Lop @ 73-75 The Strand, London
36. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
37. Lord Lucan's Murder House @ 46 Lower Belgrave Street, London
38. Spend a Night as a Kray @ 28 Bow Street
39. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
40. The Star Tavern @ 6 Belgrave Mews West
41. The Spaghetti House Siege @ 77 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge
42. The London Cage, WW2 torture @ 7 Kensington Palace Gardens
43. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
44. Bow Street Magistrates Court @ Bow Street, Covent Garden, London
45. Dr Crippen's Murder Home @ 39 Hilldrop Crescent, Holloway, London
46. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
47. St Matthews Church @ Hereford Street, Whitechapel, London
48. Parking Meter R.I.P. @ Warwick Street, Westminster
49. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
50. Prospect of Whitby @ 57 Wapping Wall
51. The Clink @ Clink Street, London
52. Albion House @ Albion House, New Oxford Street, London
53. Tony Blair lived here @ 1 Richmond Crescent, Islington
54. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
55. Bouncers bounce back at KFC @ 37 Camden High Street
56. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
57. Death of God's Banker @ Blackfriar's Bridge, London
58. BT Telecoms Tower @ 60 Cleveland Street, London
59. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
60. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
61. Oliver Cromwell's resting place @ 72 High Holborn, Holborn
62. The Tower of London @ Tower of London
63. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
64. House of Reeves @ 120 Church Street, Croydon
65. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
66. Poor Lazarus Isaacs @ Tower Street, London
67. Spring Heeled Jacks 1st Victim @ 1 Tredegar Road, Tower Hamlets, London
68. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
69. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
70. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
71. Brockley Jack @ 410 Brockley Road, Brockley
72. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
73. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster
74. World's 1st Drink Driving Arrest @ 165 Bond Street
75. The Oliver Twist @ 90 Church Road, Leyton, London
76. Itsu: Litvinenko Poisoned @ 167 Piccadilly, London
77. Created by an Almost-Bard @ 99 Buckingham Palace Road
78. The Graff Diamonds Heist @ 6 - 7 New Bond Street
79. Notting Hill Race Riots @ Latimer Road, London
80. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
81. Solicitor's Armed Siege @ 46 Markham Square, Chelsea, London
82. Wainewright the Poisoner @ 48 Great Marlborough Street, London
83. King's Bench Debtors Prison @ Borough, Southwark, London
84. Vere Street Coterie @ White Swan, Vere Street
85. The Garrick Arms @ 8 Charing Cross Road, London
86. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
87. The 43 @ 43 Gerrard Street, London
88. The Aubergine Robbery Mystery @ 11 Park Walk, London
89. Not a nice way to go @ London Bridge
90. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden
91. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
92. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
93. Elephant & Castle Subway @ Elephant & Castle Station
94. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb @ Bandstand, Regents Park
95. 21/7 Bomb Factory @ 58 Curtis House, Ladderswood Way, New Southgate,
96. A Royal Wake-Up Call @ Buckingham Palace
97. A Pub on the Wagon @ 66 Bayswater Road
98. Town of Ramsgate @ 62 Wapping High Street
99. Charlie Peace Arrested here @ 2 St John's Park, Blackheath
100. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
101. World Cup was stolen from here @ Central Hall, Westminster
102. Handbag Gang Strike Again @ New Bond Street
103. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
104. First Whitechapel Murder @ Wentworth Street, Whitechapel
105. Home of Russian spy Kim Philby @ 18 Carlyle Square, Chelsea, London
106. The Jowell's scandal home @ Raveley Street, Kentish Town
107. The Green Man @ Putney Heath
108. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
109. Sherlock's Speedy Sarnie @ 187 North Gower Street, Camden
110. The Islington Gibbett @ Holloway Road, Islington

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