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
Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
2. Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
Dr Crippen's Murder Home
3. Dr Crippen's Murder Home
The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job
4. The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job
Did Jack the Ripper live here?
5. Did Jack the Ripper live here?
Buster Edwards died here
6. Buster Edwards died here
Wilfred Brambles arrest was here
7. Wilfred Brambles arrest was here
Murder at Mr Smith's
8. Murder at Mr Smith's
John and Yoko's Nude Scene
9. John and Yoko's Nude Scene
Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn
10. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn

MORE CRIME SIGHTS:

11. Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie @ Kingfisher Avenue, Wanstead
12. Dick Turpin's Cave @ Wellington Hill, High Beech, Epping Forest
13. Acid Murderer worked here @ 79 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London
14. The Kray Twins lived here @ 178 Vallance Road, Bethnal Green, London
15. The Spaghetti House Siege @ 77 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge
16. The Oliver Twist @ 90 Church Road, Leyton, London
17. The Tyburn Tree @ Bayswater Road, London
18. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
19. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
20. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
21. The Ship and Blue Ball @ 13 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London
22. Captain Kidd Hung Here @ Tilbury Point, Essex
23. The London Cage, WW2 torture @ 7 Kensington Palace Gardens
24. Poirot's London Pad @ Charterhouse Square
25. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
26. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
27. The Carpenters Arms @ 73 Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green
28. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
29. The Clockwork Orange Underpass @ Trinity Road, Wandsworth, London
30. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
31. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
32. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
33. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
34. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
35. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
36. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
37. Balcombe Street Siege @ 21 Balcombe St, Marylebone, London
38. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
39. The Aubergine Robbery Mystery @ 11 Park Walk, London
40. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
41. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb @ Bandstand, Regents Park
42. The Zizzi Penis Lop @ 73-75 The Strand, London
43. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
44. The Garrick Arms @ 8 Charing Cross Road, London
45. Lord Lucan's Murder House @ 46 Lower Belgrave Street, London
46. Albion House @ Albion House, New Oxford Street, London
47. Adam Ant's Last Stand @ 22 Chalcot Road, London
48. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
49. Tony Blair lived here @ 1 Richmond Crescent, Islington
50. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
51. Home of Russian spy Kim Philby @ 18 Carlyle Square, Chelsea, London
52. The Clink @ Clink Street, London
53. Sherlock's Speedy Sarnie @ 187 North Gower Street, Camden
54. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
55. The Grave Maurice @ 269 Whitechapel High Street, Whitechapel
56. Bow Street Magistrates Court @ Bow Street, Covent Garden, London
57. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden
58. The Tower of London @ Tower of London
59. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London
60. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
61. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
62. The Devil and the Lady @ Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street
63. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
64. Spring Heeled Jacks 1st Victim @ 1 Tredegar Road, Tower Hamlets, London
65. Parking Meter R.I.P. @ Warwick Street, Westminster
66. Holloway Prison @ Parkhurst Road, Islington
67. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
68. Death of God's Banker @ Blackfriar's Bridge, London
69. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
70. House of Reeves @ 120 Church Street, Croydon
71. Lenin Memorial @ Bevin Court, Cruickshank Street, London
72. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
73. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
74. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
75. The Star Tavern @ 6 Belgrave Mews West
76. First Whitechapel Murder @ Wentworth Street, Whitechapel
77. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
78. Barry George's Flat @ 2b Crookham Road, Fulham, London
79. The Jowell's scandal home @ Raveley Street, Kentish Town
80. Not a nice way to go @ London Bridge
81. St Matthews Church @ Hereford Street, Whitechapel, London
82. Wandsworth Prison @ Heathfield Road
83. Brockley Jack @ 410 Brockley Road, Brockley
84. London Sculpture Comes Home @ 8 Hart Street, City of London
85. The Graff Diamonds Heist @ 6 - 7 New Bond Street
86. Once a Gun Safe House @ 257 Caledonian Road
87. 21/7 Bomb Factory @ 58 Curtis House, Ladderswood Way, New Southgate,
88. Spend a Night as a Kray @ 28 Bow Street
89. Ted Terry dealt a Red Card @ Unit 4/Retail Park/Fleming Rd, Chafford Hundred
90. Metropolis @ Metropolis, 70 Chiswick High Road, London
91. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
92. A Pub on the Wagon @ 66 Bayswater Road
93. Robber Claude Duval Caught here @ The Marquis, 51-52 Chandos Place, Covent Garden
94. Stone Newington 8 @ 359 Amhurst Road, Stoke Newington
95. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
96. The Green Man @ Putney Heath
97. Itsu: Litvinenko Poisoned @ 167 Piccadilly, London
98. Botched Anti-Terror Police Raid @ 46 Lansdown Road, Forest Gate, London
99. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
100. Shot Prime Minister born here @ Audley Square, Westminster, London
101. Vere Street Coterie @ White Swan, Vere Street
102. World Cup was stolen from here @ Central Hall, Westminster
103. A Royal Wake-Up Call @ Buckingham Palace
104. Bouncers bounce back at KFC @ 37 Camden High Street
105. OAP's Fake Money Press @ Flat 3, 21 Bolton Road, Chiswick
106. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
107. The Old Palace Yard @ Abingdon Street, Westminster
108. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
109. The Goat @ 3a Kensington High Street
110. Elephant & Castle Subway @ Elephant & Castle Station

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