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    The purpose of the Medical Examiner Division is to provide direction and support to the state death investigation program. The Medical Examiner manages all aspects of the state medical examiner program and has responsibility for technical supervision of county offices in each of the 36 counties of Oregon. The division is staffed by four fu
Important Information News and Updates
Training and Re-certification

Training OCMLDI Class Application

2018 Oregon Certified MedicoLegal 

Death Investigation Course

Dates for August class will be posted in May 2018.

Class Information​

OCMLDI Course Application 2017

SME Reporting Software
Public Notices

Oregon State Police Missing and Unidentified Persons Program

The Oregon State Police provides law enforcement personnel and families of missing persons the tools to actively and successfully search for missing Oregonians. Our Medical Examiner system and Missing Persons Clearinghouse is partnered with the Oregon State Police Forensic Services DNA Unit to su​​pply leads from DNA analysis, performed at no cost to law enforcement agencies or families of missing persons.  DNA analysis and comparison to database profiles is confidential and restricted to identifying missing persons only.  DNA profiles of family members will be removed promptly and permanently if a match is found.​ 


For more information, please visit: The Oregon State Police Missing and Unidentified Persons Program page.​

NamUs-National Missing and Unidentified Persons System

NamUs offers law enforcement agencies, medical examiners, family members of missing persons and victim advocates a powerful tool for resolving missing and unidentifie​d person cases.  The Oregon S​tate Medical Examiner’s Office is committed to finding the identities of over 160 unidentified individuals in the state of Oregon; the NamUs website and database is one of the ways we are working to solve these mysteries.  Click on the link below to find out more about NamUs.

  Namus Information