North Carolina Office of the Chief Medical Examiner

N.C. OCME Data and Annual Reports

The OCME investigates all deaths in North Carolina due to injury or violence, as well as natural deaths that are suspicious, unusual, or unattended by a medical professional. The OCME collects extensive information on each death that is investigated, much of which is included in the OCME data system. The OCME collects additional information that is not available from the death certificate data system, including alcohol and other toxicology test results and more detailed information on gun type for deaths involving firearms.

Data Requests

If you would like to request data, please complete the data request form linked below. Once you have completed the data request form, please email it to ocme.data.request@dhhs.nc.gov.

State Center for Health Statistics (SCHS) OCME Data: 1994-2007

OCME Annual Reports: 1992-1995

1995

1995 Table of Contents

  1. Who We Are and What We Do
  2. All Medical Examiner Cases
  3. Natural Deaths
  4. Homicides
  5. Suicides
  6. Motor Vehicle Accidents
  7. Non-Motor Vehicle Accidents
  8. Appendix 1: Table of Deaths by Manner and Means
Prepared by the staff of the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner and the staff of the State Center for Health and Environmental Statistics, Divisions of the North Carolina Department of the Environment, Health, and Natural Resources. Principal Author: John D. Butts, MD, Chief Medical Examiner. Written requests for a copy and questions concerning this report may be referred to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7580, Voice (919) 966-2253, FAX (919) 962-6263.

1994

1994 Table of Contents

  1. Who We Are and What We Do
  2. All Medical Examiner Cases
  3. Natural Deaths
  4. Homicides
  5. Suicides
  6. Motor Vehicle Accidents
  7. Non-Motor Vehicle Accidents
  8. Appendix 1: Table of Deaths by Manner and Means
Prepared by the staff of the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner and the staff of the State Center for Health and Environmental Statistics, Divisions of the North Carolina Department of the Environment, Health, and Natural Resources. Principal Author: John D. Butts, MD, Chief Medical Examiner. Written requests for a copy and questions concerning this report may be referred to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7580, Voice (919) 966-2253, FAX (919) 962-6263.

1993

1993 Table of Contents

  1. Who We Are and What We Do
  2. All Medical Examiner Cases
  3. Natural Deaths
  4. Homicides
  5. Suicides
  6. Motor Vehicle Accidents
  7. Non-Motor Vehicle Accidents
  8. Appendix 1: Table of Deaths by Manner and Means
Prepared by the staff of the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner and the staff of the State Center for Health and Environmental Statistics, Divisions of the North Carolina Department of the Environment, Health, and Natural Resources. Principal Author: John D. Butts, MD, Chief Medical Examiner. Written requests for a copy and questions concerning this report may be referred to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7580, Voice (919) 966-2253, FAX (919) 962-6263.

1992

1992 Table of Contents

  1. Who We Are and What We Do
  2. All Medical Examiner Cases
  3. Natural Deaths
  4. Homicides
  5. Suicides
  6. Motor Vehicle Accidents
  7. Non-Motor Vehicle Accidents
  8. Appendix 1: Table of Deaths by Manner and Means
Prepared by the staff of the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner and the staff of the State Center for Health and Environmental Statistics, Divisions of the North Carolina Department of the Environment, Health, and Natural Resources. Principal Author: John D. Butts, MD, Chief Medical Examiner. Written requests for a copy and questions concerning this report may be referred to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7580, Voice (919) 966-2253, FAX (919) 962-6263.

 

Last Modified: October 21, 2015