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Resource ID: #10674
Subject: Medical Examiners
Source: State (Columbia, S.C.)



The State published a four-day series that revealed that coroners in South Carolina are often untrained; there is no uniform procedure to regulate coroners, there is no centralized or standardized system of recordkeeping. The series also found that in some homicide cases, autopsies are not performed leading to the loss of critical evidence, May 22 - 25, 1994.

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