Medical Examiner’s Office

Medical Examiners Building

The Medical Examiner’s Office (MEO) investigates deaths that occur in the county, including deaths due to violent means, are unattended or suspicious, in-custody deaths, deaths due to a public health threat, and deaths where identity is an issue. This includes deaths of individuals without a physician available and willing to sign the death certificate.

Investigations may include medical record review, external examination, radiography, toxicology and/or autopsy. Following investigation, the MEO determines cause and manner of death and certifies the death certificate.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., except major holidays



11894 S. Sunset Drive
Olathe, KS 66061
United States