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2015 Coroner's Office Statistics

Most categories contain cases from other counties. For example, a homicide victim from Marion County may have actually died at a Franklin County hospital, making it a Marion County criminal case, but a Franklin County Coroner’s Case.

 

Coroner's Office Statistics

 

2015

(eff. 1/1/15 thru 12/31/15)
TOTAL REPORTED CASES 3199
Accepted as Coroner’s Cases 1571
Not Assigned as Coroner’s Cases 1628
   
MANNER OF DEATH AFTER INVESTIGATION  
Accidental 784
Homicide 121
Natural 424
Suicide 178
Undetermined 64
   
AUTOPSIES  
Total Performed 1232
Franklin County Cases 984
Out of County Cases 248
External Examinations 546
   
ADDITIONAL FIGURES  
Bodies Transported 1707
Storage Cases 162
Scene Investigations 452
Toxicology Performed 1773
Sudden Infant Deaths were reported in compliance with the Ohio Revised Code 313.121. SID total is also reflected in the Manner of Death categories; Natural, Accidental, & Undetermined. Present language also identifies this cause of death as Sudden Unexplained Infant Death (SUID) 19