Who reports the death to the coroner?
Deaths are reported to the coroner by every law enforcement official, funeral director, ambulance attendant, hospital director, administrator, or person having custody of the body. Any physician in attendance upon such a decedent at the time of his/her death, shall also notify the coroner promptly.

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1. What is the duty of the coroner as mandated by Wyoming State statute?
2. What types of cases does the coroner handle?
3. Who reports the death to the coroner?
4. Who signs the death certificate and where do I obtain one?
5. What is an autopsy and where are they performed?
6. Can I get a copy of the autopsy report and how long does it take?
7. Does the family need to consent to an autopsy before the coroner may authorize that one be performed?
8. What are the responsibilities of the coroner?
9. Can I come and witness an autopsy?
10. Does the Coroner Office offer Job Shadow opportunities?
11. How did you gain all the experience and knowledge to become qualified to be a medicolegal death investigator and become Coroner?