OCME Annual Reports

Annual statistics regarding medico-legal death and forensic cases investigated by the OCME.

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2,667 deaths or 48% of all deaths occurring in San Francisco were reported to the OCME. Of those deaths, 1,284 or approximately 23% were investigated by the OCME. Additionally, 1,749 postmortem and human performance cases (including public intoxication, driving under the influence, and drug-facilitated sexual assaults) were received for forensic toxicology testing.

2,755 deaths or 44% of all deaths occurring in San Francisco were reported to the OCME. Of those deaths, 1,120 or approximately 18% were investigated by the OCME.

4,184 deaths or 68% of all deaths occurring in San Francisco were reported to the OCME. Of those deaths, 1,160 or approximately 19% were investigated by the OCME.

4,251 deaths or 69% of all deaths occurring in San Francisco were reported to the OCME. Of those deaths, 1,227 or approximately 20% were investigated by the OCME.

4,049 deaths or 68% of all deaths occurring in San Francisco were reported to the OCME. Of those deaths, 1,160 or approximately 20% were investigated by the OCME.

4,443 deaths or 78% of all deaths occurring in San Francisco were reported to the OCME. Of those deaths, 1,179 or approximately 21% were investigated by the OCME.

4,432 deaths or 74% of all deaths occurring in San Francisco were reported to the OCME. Of those deaths, 1,213 or approximately 20% were investigated by the OCME.