The primary purpose of the Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office is to serve the public and assist law enforcement in determining the cause and manner of death whenever death occurs without medical attention, from unnatural causes, or in the wake of violence, as legislated by Texas Code of Criminal Procedure Section 49.25. This mission is carried out by our highly trained, dedicated staff in state of the art laboratory and forensic science facilities.
Tarrant County Medical Examiner
200 Feliks Gwozdz Place | Fort Worth, TX 76104
Phone: 817-920-5700 | Fax: 817-920-5713
Hours of Business: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Records E-mail: TCME Records
Evidence Department: 817-920-5700 Ext. 8516 | E-mail: TCME Evidence
If you are interested in working for the Medical Examiner’s Office, go to Available Positions at the M. E. Office for more information. This link will take you to Tarrant County Human Resources, where you will find information on how to apply.
Tours: The Medical Examiner’s Office is not conducting facility tours at this time.