Medical Examiner’s Office records request

To request autopsy report records from the Medical Examiner’s Office (MEO) you must fill out the form and return it, along with the associated fee, to:

Philadelphia Medical Examiner’s Office
321 University Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104

or by email at:

medicalexaminer@phila.gov

You must attach a picture of your own photo ID when emailing a request.

To drop off the request in person, use the directions to 321 University Ave. to plan your visit. You may request records Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Be sure to bring a copy of the next of kin's photo ID and your own photo ID.

Name Description Released Format
Autopsy report request (English) PDF Use this form to ask for copies of an autopsy report from the Medical Examiner’s Office. January 2, 2019
Autopsy report request (Spanish) PDF Use this form to ask for copies of an autopsy report from the Medical Examiner’s Office. January 2, 2019
Autopsy report request (Chinese) PDF Use this form to ask for copies of an autopsy report from the Medical Examiner’s Office. January 2, 2019
Autopsy report request (Haitian Creole) PDF Use this form to ask for copies of an autopsy report from the Medical Examiner’s Office. January 2, 2019
Autopsy record request (Khmer) PDF Use this form to ask for copies of an autopsy report from the Medical Examiner’s Office. January 2, 2019
Autopsy record request (Russian) PDF Use this form to ask for copies of an autopsy report from the Medical Examiner’s Office. January 2, 2019
Autopsy report request (Vietnamese) PDF Use this form to ask for copies of an autopsy report from the Medical Examiner’s Office. January 2, 2019

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