Mecklenburg County's Health Department.
Medical Examiner's Office
The Mecklenburg County Medical Examiner's Office provides morgue and forensic pathology services to the residents of Mecklenburg County.
The Mecklenburg County Medical Examiner's Office provides morgue and forensic pathology services to the residents of Mecklenburg County as well as consultation and forensic pathology services to Cleveland and Gaston counties. The office is also responsible for death investigations under certain circumstances and works with local, state and federal law enforcement agencies when necessary.
Tools and Resources
- Frequently Asked Questions
Common questions about our processes and expectations.
- Request Medical Examiner Reports
Documents can be requested from the North Carolina Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
- Search Death Certificates
You may search and request death certificates through the Mecklenburg County Vital Records Office.
- Anatomic Donations
The donation of one's body is a precious gift, and one that is deeply appreciated by the state's medical, dental and health profession students.