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  • What Is The Difference Between A Medical Examiner And A Coroner?

    Not all counties use the medical examiner system. Some counties use coroners and a coroner's system. There are two major differences between medical examiners and coroners and their corresponding systems.

  • A Day In The Life Of The Kershaw County Coroner

    Kershaw County’s Coroner begins his day at the office by clipping a few rosebuds from a rosebush behind the Sheriff’s office and putting them in a vase on his desk...

  • A Day In The Life Of A Coroner

    For Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton, it's the beginning. His day begins where someone else's day – and life – ended.

  • Common Questions About Death Investigations

    Coroners in Ontario are medical doctors with specialized training in death investigations. Coroners are available to the community 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

  • What Is The Starting Salary Of A Coroner?

    Coroners earn the highest starting salaries in New York and Washington, D.C...

  • What Are The College Requirements For Becoming A Coroner?

    The college requirements for becoming a coroner vary depending on the state law where you live. Only 28 states use the coroner system.