Medical Examiner's Office
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office under the leadership of Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Andrew M. Baker, provides death investigative services and forensic autopsy services for deaths that occur in:
- Hennepin County
- Dakota County
- Scott County
- Other counties across the Midwest
All deaths that are sudden or unexpected or occur from other than natural causes must be reported to the medical examiner.