Regional Forensic Science Center

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. How do I obtain an autopsy report? Autopsy reports, once completed, are public records under the Kansas Open Records Act (KORA).  To receive a free copy of an autopsy report via email or a printed certified copy of an autopsy report, please contact the Clerk of District Court at (316) 660-5900.  Records and information can also be obtained at
  2. How do I obtain a death certificate?Death certificates, once completed, can be obtained by contacting the Kansas Department of Health and Environment Office of Vital Statistics at 1 (785) 296-1400