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 email@example.com. 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.
Send all general inquiries to: MEPIO@tarrantcounty.com.
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: MEPIO@tarrantcounty.com.
For reports on cases where the manner of death is ruled as Homicide, or in-custody deaths, email firstname.lastname@example.org 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
County Telephone Operator 817-884-1111
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