Coroner's Office


The mission of the Hamilton County Coroner’s Office is to provide the citizens of Hamilton County with a professional and compassionate investigation into every person’s death that occurs within the jurisdictional boundaries of Hamilton County.

We will meet the needs of the community effectively and efficiently by providing the highest quality investigative and forensic services with professionalism, respect, and concern for the community and the deceased.

In collaboration with our community partners, we will:

  • Provide comprehensive and complete death investigations.
  • Promote educational prevention programs in the community to prevent deaths.
  • Provide open communication within the medical and legal community.

Identify Hamilton County Initiative

Logo for Identify Hamilton County

Identify Hamilton County is a proactive initiative to provide support to families and the forensic community in the event of a tragedy resulting in a missing or unidentified person. 

For more information, read Identify Hamilton County (PDF).

Annual Reports