Dedicated Team of Forensic Scientists Will Accelerate Testing of Evidence to Bolster Fight Against Gun Violence
Seasoned Agency Leader Steered OCME Through Pandemic Response and Ongoing Recovery
For 10 years consecutive years, the Molecular Genetics Laboratory has received accreditation from the College of American Pathologists in recognition of the high quality of service provided to the community.
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Graduates of the specialized training program join the ranks of medical examiners serving on the frontlines of public health and criminal justice.
The New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) conducts independent investigations using advanced forensic science in the service of families, communities and the criminal justice system. Our work provides answers for those affected by sudden and traumatic loss, and helps protect public health.