Coroner

 

 

As a citizen of Indiana, you are served by a County Coroner. This person “Speaks for the Dead” by investigating suspicious, threatening or unusual deaths.

  • Constitutionally elected for four-year terms
  • Resident of the county for at least one year
  • Serves the role of an administrator of the death investigation
  • Lives as part of the community and answers to its citizens
  • Is required to complete a basic educational course in forensic science
  • Is required to attend 16 hours of continuing educational annually