Report a Death

To speak to a Medical Examiner, toxicologist, or administrative staff during business hours, call (813) 914-4500.

The Medical Examiner facility is located at 11025 North 46th Street in Tampa. The lobby of the administration building is open to the public 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Funeral directors can take custody of remains during business hours seven days a week.

To report a death, please contact the investigation section at (813) 914-4567. The phone line is open at all times.

Request reports and records

You can request reports and records by emailing the Medical Examiner's office. Include the name of the deceased person and the date of death. If your request is solely for an autopsy report, and you enclose a self-addressed, doubly-stamped, business size envelope, the copying fee of $0.15 per page will be waived. Be sure to state the name of the deceased person and the date of death.

You can request records by mailing your request to:

Medical Examiner Department
11025 N. 46th St.
Tampa, FL 33617