Medical Examiner’s Office
Aura Ballesteros, 85, died in May 2014 at a Bronx nursing home.
An independent forensic investigator representing the family of Eric Garner, the Staten Island man who died in police custody, agrees his death was a homicide.
The city Medical Examiner’s Office has begun to fingerprint every body who dies an unnatural death — an accident, medical complication or even suicide or homicide, would be fingerprinted.
Report: NYC Health Department Underreporting Deaths Caused By Accidents, Preventable Medical Complications
The health department’s bureau of vital statistics reported only a fraction of deaths caused by accidents or preventable medical complications compared to the medical examiner’s office.
Police are investigating after a woman and a newborn baby were found dead in a Brownsville, Brooklyn apartment Thursday morning.
The medical examiner’s office said Tuesday that the remains were moved from the 30th Street building as a precaution before superstorm Sandy hit.
Crews loaded the aircraft part onto a flatbed truck Wednesday morning after pulling it out from a narrow alley just north of the World Trade Center.
Personnel from the fire and police departments also were at the scene Tuesday.
Boeing Co. confirmed the rusted metal part from a Boeing 767 is a trailing edge flap support structure, NYPD spokesman Paul Browne said. It helps secure wing flaps that aid in regulating plane speed.
Of the 2,752 victims killed at the World Trade Center site — previously known as ground zero — 1,634 have been identified.
One employee has been fired and another suspended after the crime lab discovered more than 50 cases in which DNA samples weren’t sent to a state database.
Keasler was 42 when she died and worked in the World Trade Center at investment bank Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Inc.
A Staten Island jury has awarded $1 million to a family that sued the city over a morgue incident.
NEW YORK (CBS 2) — A software company is accusing the New York City Medical Examiner’s Office of stealing secrets. The Medical Examiner’s Office paid Michigan-based Gene Codes $13 million over three years to help […]