The Brighton Trunk Murders

The Key Figures

Minnie Bonati - first ‘trunk murder’ victim

Unknown - second ‘trunk murder’ victim

Violet Kaye - third ‘trunk murder’ victim

John Robinson - perpetrator of first ‘trunk murder’

Tony Mancini - perpetrator of third ‘trunk murder’

Chief Inspector George Cornish - investigating officer on the first ‘trunk murder’

William Norman Birkett - Mancini’s defence lawyer

Sir Bernard Spilsbury - case pathologist