East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner's Office

Death Investigation

The Coroner’s Office will conduct an investigation into the cause and manner of death in cases which include sudden/unexpected death, death of a person who is not under the recent care of a physician, any violent death including homicide and suicide, and any suspicious or unusual death.

Mental Health Investigation

The East Baton Rouge Coroner’s Office exists to serve the citizens of East Baton Rouge Parish, and the State of Louisiana, by providing service to the mentally ill and their families by offering services including Orders of Protective Custody and Coroner Emergency Certificates.

Sexual Assault Investigation

According to the Louisiana Revised Statute 13:5713, the coroner or his designee shall examine all alleged victims of a sexually-oriented criminal offense.

4030 T. B. Herndon Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70807
Office: (225) 389-3047
Fax: (225) 389-3447

Monday - Friday; 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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