Richland County Coroner's Office
The Richland County Coroner's Office will investigate all deaths within its jurisdiction according
to state law. Duly qualified personnel will conduct investigations in a timely manner using sound
scientific methods. Trust and confidence in the ability of the Coroner's Office will be established
through cooperation with related agencies and the citizens of Richland County.
The Richland County Coroner's Office will support and provide comfort to surviving family members
and their friends through a partnership with area ministers and grief counselors.
The Richland County Coroner's Office will maintain its partnership with government agencies,
Richland County citizens, and community groups to raise awareness and educate the public about
The importance of community involvement cannot be overstated. The Coroner and his deputies regularly
attend community meetings and participate in community activities. Direct contact with the citizens of
Richland County enables the community to have a voice.
Awareness is the first step in the process of prevention. The Coroner's Office helps to prevent
injuries and death by directing attention to specific health and safety issues.
Following the loss of a loved one, emotional support is extremely important. The Coroner's Office has
established a partnership with area ministries and grief counselors to support and provide comfort to
surviving family members and their friends.
The Coroner is dedicated to community education. Issues related to health, safety, and career
development are discussed in area schools and other community settings. Flexible teaching styles
paired with varied subject matter allow the Coroner and his deputies to connect with Richland
County's diverse community.
For more information about C.A.R.E. Team, contact the Richland
County Coroner's Office.