Coroners Accused of Stealing from the Dead & More

A recent case involving a city morgue worker whom prosecutors say secretly stole drugs from corpses is the latest gruesome example of a morgue worker accused of taking advantage of the dead. But experts point to a farther-reaching systemic problem of a lack of training, regulation, and accreditation at coroner and medical examiners offices across the country. Thomas Chapin, 29, was responsible for picking up human bodies and delivering them to the Seattle medical examiner's office for...Full Story
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