NYC Office of Chief Medical Examiner


Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) requests must be submitted in writing to the Records Access Officers.

Records Access Officers:
Rebecca Johannesen, Esq.
Maureen Paulino

Records Appeals Officer:
Leslie Kamelhar, Esq.

Please submit requests to the OCME Records Access Officers using one of the methods below:

Office of the Chief Medical Examiner
Records Access Officer
421 East 26th Street, 13th Floor
New York, NY 10016

Fax: 212.323.1920

Email: Please use the OCME contact form and select “Freedom of Information Law” from the message topic drop down list.

OpenRecords Portal: Please click on the following link and press the “Request a Record” button.

More information about the Freedom of Information Law is available from the Committee on Open Government.