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Request Public Records from the Medical Examiner

You can request records from medical examiner case files. You may also request statistical data related to medical examiner cases.  Case information is available for clinical research.

Records from 2008 to the present day are on site. You may review these records in one of our facility's two research rooms.

Records from 1956 to 2007 are located at an off-site storage facility. These require an advance notice of several days for retrieval.

Records requests must be submitted in writing.

  • Regulation & Compliance

    Public Records

    Under state law, all government records “Shall be open for personal inspection by any person.” Citation - Chapter 119

    Fees Charged to the Public for Examining and Duplicating Records

    This Administrative Order provides guidelines on service fees and the procedure for departments to establish service fee rates. Citation - AO 4-48

    Records Management Program

    This Administrative Order outlines the procedures and responsibilities for record inventories, retention schedules, storage and filing. Citation - AO 7-24

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Phone Number(s)

Email / Mail

Locations and Hours

  • Medical Examiner Building

    1851 NW 10th Ave, Miami, FL 33136
Medical Examiner
Dr. Emma O. Lew, Chief Medical Examiner

Medical Examiner Building
1851 NW 10th Ave, Miami, FL 33136
305-545-2400305-545-2400
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