Request an Autopsy Report

Complete a form to request an autopsy report for a decedent.

Unidentified Persons

Provide information on unidentified persons found in Cuyahoga County.

Parentage Testing and Identification

DNA testing including: paternity, maternity, sibship, grandparents, twin zygosity, DNA ID profiling, Y STR typing, and immigration DNA test.

Organ and Tissue Donation

Explore organizations set up to handle organ and tissue donation.


Student Shadow Program

A program designed to give interested high school or college level students a chance to learn hands-on about what it is like to have a career in the related fields of forensic science.

Citizens Academy

A ten week program aimed at giving residents of Cuyahoga County an inside look into the many forensic science disciplines within the agency.


The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's office and the Regional Forensic Science Laboratory offer a number of unpaid internship opportunities through the year in the following areas: DNA, drug chemistry, fingerprints, forensic photography, investigation, toxicology, and trace evidence.