Office of the Medical Examiner

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.
(Open 24 hours/day, 7 days/week)


The Medical Examiner's Office in Allegheny County is committed to deliver high quality professional forensic and laboratory services to the citizens of Allegheny County.

Our staff supports our obligation to investigate sudden, unnatural, and violent deaths with compassion for families and friends during their time of grief. Our office applies current scientific methods for evidence analyses and investigations to effectively assist law enforcement, judicial court systems and health and environmental agencies.