Office of Chief Medical Examiner311Search all websites
Governor Hochul and Mayor Adams announced the SPARC Kips Bay project.
Learn More

    State-of-the-art facility is part of the SPARC Kips Bay project announced by Governor Hochul and Mayor Adams.

Mayor Adams June 30 Presser
Learn More

    Dedicated Team of Forensic Scientists Will Accelerate Testing of Evidence to Bolster Fight Against Gun Violence

Forensic Pathology Fellows
Learn more

    Graduates of the specialized training program join the ranks of medical examiners serving on the frontlines of public health and safety.

Dr. Jason Graham MD
Learn more

    Seasoned Agency Leader Steered OCME Through Pandemic Response and Ongoing Recovery

CAP Accredited - College of American Pathologists
Learn More

    For 10 years consecutive years, the Molecular Genetics Laboratory has received accreditation from the College of American Pathologists in recognition of the high quality of service provided to the community.


Office of Chief Medical Examiner

The New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) conducts independent investigations using advanced forensic science in the service of families, communities and the criminal justice system. Our work provides answers for those affected by sudden and traumatic loss, and helps protect public health.