The Coroner

  • The Coroner investigates violent or unnatural deaths, sudden deaths of unknown cause and deaths in custody that are reported to her
  • What happens when an unexpected death is referred to the Coroner, including information about post-mortems
  • Find out what is involved in an inquest and search for a current or completed inquest
  • Advice for people searching for, or who have found, archaeological objects or potential treasure
  • Contact information for the Coroner's Service and office opening hours
  • Organisations that offer help and support during bereavement

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