The DC OCME is implementing a standardized Authorization to Release Form.
OCME can usually process requests within 24 hours of submission.
OCME provides public disposition services for unclaimed remains.
OCME provides counseling, children’s services, training and education to families.
OCME provides forensic pathology, forensic investigations, and mortuary services.
OCME provides fatality analysis and recommendations to entities serving defined populations.
OCME:Breath Alcohol Program
Grief Counseling Service
Sep 29 2016
The District of Columbia’s Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) is providing media the...
Apr 6 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT LaShon S. Beamon Director of Communications (202) 480-...
Mar 10 2016
Joint Statement from the District of Columbia's Office of the Chief Medical Examiner and the Metropolitan Police Department
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) has released the cause and manner of death for...
Apr 6 2016
The review followed a two-year overhaul of the office by the recently appointed chief medical...
Mar 23 2016
Dr. Roger Mitchell is profiled by Science Magazine.