Douglas County Medical Examiner & Coroner in Alexandria Minnesota

Address and phone number for Douglas County Medical Examiner & Coroner, a Coroner & Medical Examiner, at 17th Avenue East, Alexandria MN.


Name
Douglas County Medical Examiner & Coroner
Address
111 17th Avenue East, Alexandria, Minnesota, 56308
Phone
320-762-1511

About the Douglas County Medical Examiner & Coroner

The Douglas County Medical Examiner & Coroner, located in Alexandria, MN, keeps death records for individuals who passed away in Alexandria. 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 Douglas County police and sheriff's offices to investigate suspicious or violent deaths. The Douglas County Medical Examiner & Coroner creates death records that can be used in criminal investigations, to resolve insurance claims, or to monitor Alexandria public health.

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

In Alexandria, 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 Alexandria

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

Forensic Investigation Reports

The Douglas 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 Alexandria.

Alexandria Death Reports

The Douglas County Medical Examiner & Coroner creates reports on Alexandria 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 Alexandria

The Douglas County Medical Examiner & Coroner conducts investigations into unidentified remains found in Alexandria. 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 Douglas County.

Contact the Douglas County Medical Examiner & Coroner

You may contact the Douglas County Medical Examiner & Coroner by calling 320-762-1511, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Douglas County Medical Examiner & Coroner, 111 17th Avenue East, Alexandria, Minnesota, 56308.


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