The goal of the Anaconda-Deer Lodge County Coroner’s Office is to provide the citizens of Deer Lodge County with thorough, complete and professional medicolegal death investigations. Through collaborative efforts that value recognized best practices, advances in technology and training, our efforts will serve those who can no longer serve themselves while ensuring the decedent and their survivors are treated with the highest levels of dignity and respect.
About the Department:
The Coroner’s Office is mandated by law to investigate deaths independent and collaboratively with Law Enforcement. The office determines cause and manner of all sudden, unexplained and unnatural deaths, as well as natural deaths where medical attendance was not present.
The Mission of the Coroner’s Office is:
- To accurately determine the manner and the cause of death of individuals that die within the statutory jurisdiction of the office; through a fair, ethical, and competent medicolegal death investigation; performed by qualified and trained individuals, in accordance with the accepted medicolegal death investigation professional standards; ensuring the integrity of the investigation.
- To assist the bereaved in the loss of a loved one.
- To earn and hold the trust and respect of the citizens that we are privileged and honored to serve.
800 Main St.
Anaconda, MT 59711
Old County Jailhouse
(406) 563 – 5109