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.

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11. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
12. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
13. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
14. Dick Turpin's Cave @ Wellington Hill, High Beech, Epping Forest
15. Captain Kidd Hung Here @ Tilbury Point, Essex
16. Tony Blair lived here @ 1 Richmond Crescent, Islington
17. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
18. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
19. The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job @ 185 Baker Street, London
20. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn @ 32 Ambleside Avenue, Streatham, London
21. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
22. The Graff Diamonds Heist @ 6 - 7 New Bond Street
23. Albion House @ Albion House, New Oxford Street, London
24. Acid Murderer worked here @ 79 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London
25. The Aubergine Robbery Mystery @ 11 Park Walk, London
26. Wilfred Brambles arrest was here @ 1 Shepherd's Bush Green, London
27. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
28. Balcombe Street Siege @ 21 Balcombe St, Marylebone, London
29. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
30. Buster Edwards died here @ Greet Street, Southwark
31. The Hen and Chickens @ 54 Borough High Street, Southwark
32. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
33. The Zizzi Penis Lop @ 73-75 The Strand, London
34. The Spaghetti House Siege @ 77 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge
35. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
36. Lenin Memorial @ Bevin Court, Cruickshank Street, London
37. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
38. Home of Russian spy Kim Philby @ 18 Carlyle Square, Chelsea, London
39. De Beauvoir Arms @ 113 Southgate Road, Islington
40. Charlie Peace Arrested here @ 2 St John's Park, Blackheath
41. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden
42. Robber Claude Duval Caught here @ The Marquis, 51-52 Chandos Place, Covent Garden
43. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
44. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
45. A Beatle gets Busted @ 34 Montagu Square, Marylebone
46. Brockley Jack @ 410 Brockley Road, Brockley
47. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
48. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
49. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
50. Created by an Almost-Bard @ 99 Buckingham Palace Road
51. Spring Heeled Jacks 1st Victim @ 1 Tredegar Road, Tower Hamlets, London
52. The Kray Twins lived here @ 178 Vallance Road, Bethnal Green, London
53. Birthplace of Buster Edwards @ 41 Jeffreys Road, Lambeth
54. The Devil and the Lady @ Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street
55. Charles Peace, The Devil Man @ 83 Evelina Road, Peckham
56. Stone Newington 8 @ 359 Amhurst Road, Stoke Newington
57. Did Jack the Ripper live here? @ 3 Sion Square, Whitechapel, London
58. Wainewright the Poisoner @ 48 Great Marlborough Street, London
59. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
60. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
61. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
62. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
63. OAP's Fake Money Press @ Flat 3, 21 Bolton Road, Chiswick
64. Death of God's Banker @ Blackfriar's Bridge, London
65. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
66. The Crown of villainy @ 43 Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
67. Metropolis @ Metropolis, 70 Chiswick High Road, London
68. The Tower of London @ Tower of London
69. Itsu: Litvinenko Poisoned @ 167 Piccadilly, London
70. Poor Lazarus Isaacs @ Tower Street, London
71. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London
72. Adam Ant's Last Stand @ 22 Chalcot Road, London
73. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
74. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
75. The Old Palace Yard @ Abingdon Street, Westminster
76. Oliver Cromwell's resting place @ 72 High Holborn, Holborn
77. The Green Man @ Putney Heath
78. Solicitor's Armed Siege @ 46 Markham Square, Chelsea, London
79. St Olaves Church @ 8 Hart Street, City of London
80. Notting Hill Race Riots @ Latimer Road, London
81. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
82. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
83. The Oliver Twist @ 90 Church Road, Leyton, London
84. The Islington Gibbett @ Holloway Road, Islington
85. Ted Terry dealt a Red Card @ Unit 4/Retail Park/Fleming Rd, Chafford Hundred
86. Holloway Prison @ Parkhurst Road, Islington
87. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
88. The Jowell's scandal home @ Raveley Street, Kentish Town
89. Bow Street Magistrates Court @ Bow Street, Covent Garden, London
90. Wandsworth Prison @ Heathfield Road
91. Botched Anti-Terror Police Raid @ 46 Lansdown Road, Forest Gate, London
92. The Old Bailey @ Central Criminal Court, London
93. Vere Street Coterie @ White Swan, Vere Street
94. St Matthews Church @ Hereford Street, Whitechapel, London
95. Spend a Night as a Kray @ 28 Bow Street
96. Ronnie Biggs born here @ 37 Dalyell Road, Stockwell
97. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
98. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
99. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb @ Bandstand, Regents Park
100. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
101. The Ye Olde Mitre @ 1 Ely Court
102. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
103. Once a Gun Safe House @ 257 Caledonian Road
104. The Magdala Tavern @ 2a South Hill Park, Hampstead
105. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
106. BT Telecoms Tower @ 60 Cleveland Street, London
107. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
108. World's 1st Drink Driving Arrest @ 165 Bond Street
109. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
110. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster