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    For Next-of-Kin and Other Parties:

    After the decedent's examination is completed, any associated test results or reports are received, and the examination report is finalized and transcribed, one non-certified copy will be made available free of charge to the decedent's nearest legal next-of-kin.  A certified copy for the next-of-kin or any other party is available for a fee of $125.  To request a copy of an examination report, complete the downloadable form below and return to the Records Custodian at  When the manner of death is ruled as Homicide, the Tarrant County Medical Examiner Records Custodian will submit the request for the report to the District Attorney's Office.


    For Media:

    Send all general inquiries to:

    Requests for a copy of an examination report on a non-Homicide case may be made by completing the downloadable form below and returning to:

    For reports on cases where the manner of death is ruled as Homicide, or in-custody deaths, email for the District Attorney's Office approval.


    For additional information, please call:
    Records:  817/920-5700 Ext. 8336 or Ext. 8679
    PIO:  817/920-5700 Ext. 8340

    Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office
    200 Feliks Gwozdz Place
    Fort Worth, TX 76104-4919





    This page was last modified on July 21, 2021


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