Broward County Medical Examiner's Office

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2012

    How Broward Medical Examiners Let Thousands of Pain Pills Walk Out the Door

    ​At least 3,600 pills are missing from the Broward County Office of the Medical Examiner and Trauma Services, according to a blistering report released yesterday by the Broward inspector general that reveals pervasive and destructive neglect by the leadership in the Broward County Office ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2010

    Parkland Suicides: "The Drugs Have Taken Control and Would Not Let Me Go"

    The Broward County Medical Examiner's Office has officially ruled the death of 22-year-old Joseph Brown -- who was discovered hanging from a pavilion in a north Broward County park with 24-year-old Nikayla Baldomero -- a suicide, according to official records. Baldomero​ Brown ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2010

    Accidental Death Case Changed to Homicide; Suspects Arrested

    Photo: BSOJimmy Graviett​The death Saturday of a homeless man, Bradly Schmidt, was not accidental, as investigators first believed. Rather, the Broward County Medical Examiner's Office has reversed its original ruling, based on what it has learned from detectives, and is now calling the case a hom ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2009

    Broward Sheriffs Give Dead Inmate's Name

    Broward Sheriff's Office​Jeffrey Willis, 41, is the name of the inmate who was found dead last week at the Broward Sheriff's Office main jail. On the right, his booking photo.Here's the BSO release:The Broward County Medical Examiner's Office will determine the cause and manner of death. Detective ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2007

    Yes, But He's OUR Tipsy Coachman

    Whooaaa there So Anna Nicole Smith has finally left the building. As Erica Beras reports in the Miami Herald, she was whisked away in a black hearse -- "escorted by police and trailed by a small fleet of news helicopsters" -- to Miami International Airport where she'll be flown to Nassau for burial. ... More >>

  • News

    January 25, 2007

    Going to Plan T

    Obfuscation made things worse in North Broward hospitals, so the brass is trying the truth option

  • News

    February 10, 2005

    Unusual Suspects, Part 2

    One woman is trying to find the truth about two mysterious Coral Springs deaths

  • News

    February 19, 2004

    What Killed Junior?

    Raymond Sterling's death spurred a shakeup in the fire department. His family claims the cops too are to blame.

  • News

    July 12, 2001

    Fatal Errors

    A 13-year old girl suffocated after snorting heroin with a friend. Then came the hysteria, lies, and missteps.

  • News

    December 3, 1998

    Inhospitable and in Denial

    The parents of two little girls placed them in the Broward Children's Center hoping their daughters would be cured. Something went wrong.