Is an autopsy required on all cases?

Not all cases that are determined to fall under the jurisdiction of the Medical Examiner’s Office require an autopsy. This determination is made by the pathologist after review of the decedent’s medical/social history, investigative information and other documentation. 

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1. How do I obtain copies of reports?
2. How can I obtain a copy of a death certificate?
3. How do we claim or recover the decedent's body?
4. Is an autopsy required on all cases?
5. What if the family does not want an autopsy?
6. Can we view the decedent at your facility?