crime Top Crime-related places to visit in London.

Top Crime-related places to visit in London.


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.

The Top 10 CRIME-related places in London:

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11. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
12. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
13. Robber Claude Duval Caught here @ The Marquis, 51-52 Chandos Place, Covent Garden
14. Iranian Embassy Siege @ 16 Princes Gate, Knightsbridge
15. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
16. Bomb Plotters Flat @ 386A Forest Road, Walthamstow
17. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
18. Buster Edwards died here @ Greet Street, Southwark
19. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
20. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
21. World's 1st Drink Driving Arrest @ 165 Bond Street
22. The Goat @ 3a Kensington High Street
23. Wilfred Brambles arrest was here @ 1 Shepherd's Bush Green, London
24. The Ship and Blue Ball @ 13 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London
25. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
26. The Ye Olde Mitre @ 1 Ely Court
27. Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie @ Kingfisher Avenue, Wanstead
28. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn @ 32 Ambleside Avenue, Streatham, London
29. The Graff Diamonds Heist @ 6 - 7 New Bond Street
30. Wainewright the Poisoner @ 48 Great Marlborough Street, London
31. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
32. The Devil and the Lady @ Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street
33. Solicitor's Armed Siege @ 46 Markham Square, Chelsea, London
34. A Pub on the Wagon @ 66 Bayswater Road
35. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden
36. A more level-headed Nephew @ 26 Priory Gardens, Highgate
37. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
38. Spend a Night as a Kray @ 28 Bow Street
39. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
40. Wandsworth Prison @ Heathfield Road
41. Spring Heeled Jacks 1st Victim @ 1 Tredegar Road, Tower Hamlets, London
42. Poirot's London Pad @ Charterhouse Square
43. The Kray Twins lived here @ 178 Vallance Road, Bethnal Green, London
44. Parking Meter R.I.P. @ Warwick Street, Westminster
45. Created by an Almost-Bard @ 99 Buckingham Palace Road
46. Lucan, Cubitt and some Plumbers @ 14 Lower Belgrave Street
47. Notting Hill Race Riots @ Latimer Road, London
48. King's Bench Debtors Prison @ Borough, Southwark, London
49. Ted Terry dealt a Red Card @ Unit 4/Retail Park/Fleming Rd, Chafford Hundred
50. Stone Newington 8 @ 359 Amhurst Road, Stoke Newington
51. House of Reeves @ 120 Church Street, Croydon
52. Shot Prime Minister born here @ Audley Square, Westminster, London
53. Once a Gun Safe House @ 257 Caledonian Road
54. Murder at Mr Smith's @ 75 Rushey Green, Catford
55. The Spaghetti House Siege @ 77 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge
56. First Whitechapel Murder @ Wentworth Street, Whitechapel
57. The Carpenters Arms @ 73 Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green
58. Banksy's Poundland @ 12-14 High Road, Wood Green
59. Holloway Prison @ Parkhurst Road, Islington
60. The Old Palace Yard @ Abingdon Street, Westminster
61. The Great Pearl Robbery @ 88 Hatton Garden, Holborn
62. Death of God's Banker @ Blackfriar's Bridge, London
63. Dick Turpin's Cave @ Wellington Hill, High Beech, Epping Forest
64. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
65. River Police Boatyard @ Nr Wapping Rose Garden
66. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
67. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
68. OAP's Fake Money Press @ Flat 3, 21 Bolton Road, Chiswick
69. Tony Blair lived here @ 1 Richmond Crescent, Islington
70. The Islington Gibbett @ Holloway Road, Islington
71. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
72. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
73. Charlie Peace Arrested here @ 2 St John's Park, Blackheath
74. Brockley Jack @ 410 Brockley Road, Brockley
75. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
76. London Sculpture Comes Home @ 8 Hart Street, City of London
77. How to Arrest a Whole Pub @ 15 Wharf Road, Shoreditch
78. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
79. Balcombe Street Siege @ 21 Balcombe St, Marylebone, London
80. BT Telecoms Tower @ 60 Cleveland Street, London
81. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
82. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
83. Home of Russian spy Kim Philby @ 18 Carlyle Square, Chelsea, London
84. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
85. The Crown of villainy @ 43 Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
86. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb @ Bandstand, Regents Park
87. Lenin Memorial @ Bevin Court, Cruickshank Street, London
88. The 43 @ 43 Gerrard Street, London
89. The Oliver Twist @ 90 Church Road, Leyton, London
90. World Cup was stolen from here @ Central Hall, Westminster
91. The London Cage, WW2 torture @ 7 Kensington Palace Gardens
92. Acid Murderer worked here @ 79 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London
93. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
94. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
95. Prospect of Whitby @ 57 Wapping Wall
96. The Hand and Shears @ 1 Middle Street
97. Town of Ramsgate @ 62 Wapping High Street
98. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
99. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
100. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
101. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
102. The Grave Maurice @ 269 Whitechapel High Street, Whitechapel
103. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
104. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster
105. The Tyburn Tree @ Bayswater Road, London
106. Elephant & Castle Subway @ Elephant & Castle Station
107. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
108. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
109. Did Jack the Ripper live here? @ 3 Sion Square, Whitechapel, London
110. The Jowell's scandal home @ Raveley Street, Kentish Town