The Forty Elephants: London’s All-Female Jewel Thieves

The Elephant and Castle, from which the Forty Elephants or Forty Thieves operated, during the time of the horse-tram, London, 1926-1927. Photo by The Print Collector / Print Collector / Getty Images

For at least 200 years, part of London’s criminal underground was ruled by a gang of brilliant, all-female jewel thieves. Join the guys as they explore the rise and fall of the notorious Forty Elephants.