North Carolina Office of the Chief Medical Examiner

N.C. OCME Document Requests (only for deaths since 1975)

We are accepting online document requests, but cannot currently return all documents in an electronic format. Therefore, we must have a US mail address. Please also provide an email address in case we need to contact you about your request. If you do not have an email address, call us at (919) 743-9000 to request a document.

Document Request Form
Your Contact Information
First Name: * Required
Last Name: * Required
Address Line 1 or Agency: * Required
Address Line 2:
City: * Required
State: * Required
Zip Code: * Required
Email Address: * Required

Note: The email address will be used for all documents we can currently send electronically.

Information about the Decedent
Name of Decedent: * Required
County (or state) of Death: * Required

Note: N.C. counties are listed first, followed by states, and "Unknown".

Date of Death: * Required (mm/dd/yyyy)
Document(s) Requested
You must choose at least one of the following:
Investigative Report
Autopsy Report (May not exist for every case)
Toxicology Report



Last Modified: March 9, 2017