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
Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
3. Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
Murder at Mr Smith's
4. Murder at Mr Smith's
John and Yoko's Nude Scene
5. John and Yoko's Nude Scene
Buster Edwards died here
6. Buster Edwards died here
The Tyburn Tree
7. The Tyburn Tree
Dick Turpin's Cave
8. Dick Turpin's Cave
The Kray Twins lived here
9. The Kray Twins lived here
The London Cage,  WW2 torture
10. The London Cage, WW2 torture

MORE CRIME SIGHTS:

11. Acid Murderer worked here @ 79 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London
12. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn @ 32 Ambleside Avenue, Streatham, London
13. Dr Crippen's Murder Home @ 39 Hilldrop Crescent, Holloway, London
14. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
15. Poirot's London Pad @ Charterhouse Square
16. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
17. The Oliver Twist @ 90 Church Road, Leyton, London
18. The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job @ 185 Baker Street, London
19. Lord Lucan's Murder House @ 46 Lower Belgrave Street, London
20. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
21. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
22. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
23. The Carpenters Arms @ 73 Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green
24. The Clink @ Clink Street, London
25. The Clockwork Orange Underpass @ Trinity Road, Wandsworth, London
26. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
27. The Zizzi Penis Lop @ 73-75 The Strand, London
28. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
29. The Ship and Blue Ball @ 13 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London
30. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
31. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
32. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
33. Did Jack the Ripper live here? @ 3 Sion Square, Whitechapel, London
34. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
35. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
36. Captain Kidd Hung Here @ Tilbury Point, Essex
37. Wilfred Brambles arrest was here @ 1 Shepherd's Bush Green, London
38. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
39. Bow Street Magistrates Court @ Bow Street, Covent Garden, London
40. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
41. Spend a Night as a Kray @ 28 Bow Street
42. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
43. Tony Blair lived here @ 1 Richmond Crescent, Islington
44. St Matthews Church @ Hereford Street, Whitechapel, London
45. Brockley Jack @ 410 Brockley Road, Brockley
46. The Spaghetti House Siege @ 77 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge
47. Elephant & Castle Subway @ Elephant & Castle Station
48. Home of Russian spy Kim Philby @ 18 Carlyle Square, Chelsea, London
49. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
50. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
51. The Grave Maurice @ 269 Whitechapel High Street, Whitechapel
52. The Aubergine Robbery Mystery @ 11 Park Walk, London
53. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
54. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
55. Itsu: Litvinenko Poisoned @ 167 Piccadilly, London
56. The Garrick Arms @ 8 Charing Cross Road, London
57. Holloway Prison @ Parkhurst Road, Islington
58. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
59. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
60. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
61. The Devil and the Lady @ Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street
62. The Green Man @ Putney Heath
63. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
64. Albion House @ Albion House, New Oxford Street, London
65. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
66. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
67. Created by an Almost-Bard @ 99 Buckingham Palace Road
68. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden
69. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
70. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
71. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
72. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
73. Death of God's Banker @ Blackfriar's Bridge, London
74. Balcombe Street Siege @ 21 Balcombe St, Marylebone, London
75. Lenin Memorial @ Bevin Court, Cruickshank Street, London
76. The Star Tavern @ 6 Belgrave Mews West
77. A Royal Wake-Up Call @ Buckingham Palace
78. The Tower of London @ Tower of London
79. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London
80. A Pub on the Wagon @ 66 Bayswater Road
81. A Beatle gets Busted @ 34 Montagu Square, Marylebone
82. London Sculpture Comes Home @ 8 Hart Street, City of London
83. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
84. Once a Gun Safe House @ 257 Caledonian Road
85. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
86. Bouncers bounce back at KFC @ 37 Camden High Street
87. House of Reeves @ 120 Church Street, Croydon
88. First Whitechapel Murder @ Wentworth Street, Whitechapel
89. Vere Street Coterie @ White Swan, Vere Street
90. Wandsworth Prison @ Heathfield Road
91. Poor Lazarus Isaacs @ Tower Street, London
92. 21/7 Bomb Factory @ 58 Curtis House, Ladderswood Way, New Southgate,
93. Handbag Gang Strike Again @ New Bond Street
94. The Ye Olde Mitre @ 1 Ely Court
95. Dr Crippen Lived Here @ 34-37 Store Street, Bloomsbury
96. Adam Ant's Last Stand @ 22 Chalcot Road, London
97. Barry George's Flat @ 2b Crookham Road, Fulham, London
98. Sherlock's Speedy Sarnie @ 187 North Gower Street, Camden
99. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster
100. Notting Hill Race Riots @ Latimer Road, London
101. Parking Meter R.I.P. @ Warwick Street, Westminster
102. King's Bench Debtors Prison @ Borough, Southwark, London
103. Stone Newington 8 @ 359 Amhurst Road, Stoke Newington
104. The Goat @ 3a Kensington High Street
105. Botched Anti-Terror Police Raid @ 46 Lansdown Road, Forest Gate, London
106. Wainewright the Poisoner @ 48 Great Marlborough Street, London
107. Ted Terry dealt a Red Card @ Unit 4/Retail Park/Fleming Rd, Chafford Hundred
108. Shot Prime Minister born here @ Audley Square, Westminster, London
109. BT Telecoms Tower @ 60 Cleveland Street, London
110. The Jowell's scandal home @ Raveley Street, Kentish Town

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