Jefferson County, Alabama

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COVID-19, Office Closed to the Public
Due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the Coroner/Medical Examiner's Office will be closed to the public through at least April 6, 2020.

The following procedures will be implemented effective on March 17, 2020:
  • All release of personal property is suspended.
  • Call the office at (205) 930-3603:
    • to report a death.
    • to speak with a Deputy Coroner/Investigator regarding a case.
    • to request permission for cremation.
    • to request a copy of an examination report.
It is our hope that we will be able to resume normal operations soon and we apologize for any inconvenience this might cause.