Lyell P. Cook, Erie County CoronerTelephone: (814) 451-6331
Fax: (814) 451-6183
TDD: (814) 451-6237
Erie County Court House
140 West Sixth Street
Erie, PA 16501
8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
In case of an after hours emergency call (814) 452-2911
The Coroner is an elected official. The office investigates all sudden and suspicious deaths and all deaths due to violence, which include suicide. The Coroner is also authorized to investigate all deaths due to contagious disease constituting a public health hazard.