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King's Cross tube station has the highest level of crime on the Underground

Isabelle Aron

Figures from the British Transport Police have revealed the top ten Underground stations where crime levels are highest. King's Cross topped the list with 457 crimes reported in 2014-15, and the total figure included more than 200 thefts, so hold onto your bags, folks. But it's not all bad news – according to the British Transport Police, commuters are actually safer than ever as the number of reported offences decreased by 12.4 percent in 2014-15, compared to 2013-14.

Here's the full top ten list of the Underground's worst stations for crime:

1. King's Cross - 457
2. Oxford Circus - 344
3. Stratford - 344
4. Victoria - 308
5. Liverpool Street - 235
6. Bank - 228
7. Green Park - 193
8. Holborn - 193
9. Leicester Square - 190
10. London Bridge - 184

In other news, someone's made a massive 40ft tube map

And there are probably more tube strikes coming our way

Image: Chris Beckett

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