Cottonwood County Medical Examiner & Coroner in Windom Minnesota

Address and phone number for Cottonwood County Medical Examiner & Coroner, a Coroner & Medical Examiner, at PO Box 338, Windom MN.


Name
Cottonwood County Medical Examiner & Coroner
Address
PO Box 338, Windom, Minnesota, 56101
Phone
507-831-3388
Fax
507-831-4170

About the Cottonwood County Medical Examiner & Coroner

The Cottonwood County Medical Examiner & Coroner, located in Windom, MN, keeps death records for individuals who passed away in Windom. The Coroner and Medical Examiner determines a deceased person's time and cause of death, often in the case of sudden or unexpected deaths. The office identifies bodies, notifies the next of kin, and returns personal belongings to the family. They also work with Cottonwood County police and sheriff's offices to investigate suspicious or violent deaths. The Cottonwood County Medical Examiner & Coroner creates death records that can be used in criminal investigations, to resolve insurance claims, or to monitor Windom public health.

Interested Parties may contact Coroners & Medical Examiners for questions about:
  • Finding Windom death records
  • Locating death certificates
  • Order autopsy reports
  • Search unidentified remains reports
  • Windom death reports
Windom Death Records

In Windom, the Coroner and Medical Examiner keeps records on deaths that occur under their jurisdiction. These include autopsy reports, investigation reports, and other death reports. In some cases, these records may be sealed and only available to the deceased's next of kin or law enforcement agencies. Family members can request death records, including autopsy reports and the outcome of forensic investigations, by contacting the office.

Death Certificates in Windom

The Coroner and Medical Examiner helps issue death certificates in Windom. After conducting an investigation, the office signs the Cottonwood County death certificate and files it with the appropriate office. Contact the Cottonwood County Medical Examiner & Coroner for more information about locating death certificates in Windom.

Forensic Investigation Reports

The Cottonwood County Medical Examiner & Coroner investigates suspected overdose deaths, suicides, or deaths not monitored by a physician. Some results of these forensic investigation reports are available to the public, including data on the number of overdose deaths, gun deaths, and other deaths investigated by the Coroner and Medical Examiner in Windom.

Windom Death Reports

The Cottonwood County Medical Examiner & Coroner creates reports on Windom deaths, including overdose deaths. While some autopsy and investigation reports are private, Coroner and Medical Examiner Offices release information about the cause and manner of deaths under its jurisdiction. The report includes an analysis of trends in homicides, drug overdose deaths, gun deaths, and traffic fatalities. These reports provide public health information for the community.

Unidentified Remains in Windom

The Cottonwood County Medical Examiner & Coroner conducts investigations into unidentified remains found in Windom. They also provide information about unidentified remains to the public, in the hope of identifying the deceased. Contact the office for information about unidentified remains, including the indigent remains program that holds a ceremony and burial for unidentified or indigent individuals who died in Cottonwood County.

Contact the Cottonwood County Medical Examiner & Coroner

You may contact the Cottonwood County Medical Examiner & Coroner by calling 507-831-3388, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Cottonwood County Medical Examiner & Coroner, PO Box 338, Windom, Minnesota, 56101.


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