HM Coroner is the judge responsible for investigating a death when:
- the cause of death is apparently unknown; or
- the cause of death is apparently unnatural; or
- death occurs in state custody (police, prison or mental health detention).
If you want advice or information about a death that has been reported to HM Coroner for Inner North London, contact St Pancras Coroner’s Court (for deaths in Camden or Islington).
Opening hours for telephone calls: Mon–Fri (excluding bank holidays), 08:00–13:00 and 14:00–15:30
Opening hours for visits: Mon–Fri (excluding bank holidays), 08:00–16:00