The Coroner's Office promptly investigates and determines the mode, manner and cause of death of decedents under the Coroner's jurisdiction. Services are provided in an efficient and courteous manner, respecting the needs of the families involved.

Unidentified Persons Save A Life Program Coroner Survey Frequently Asked Questions
Contact Information
Coroner's Office – Main Office
50 Tower Road
San Mateo, CA 94402Get Directions
Monday - Friday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday:
Contact Information
Phone: (650) 312-5562 Fax: (650) 571-6258

An on-duty Deputy Coroner is available for telephone calls 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Property Release Appointments:

Please call (650) 312-5562 to make an appointment to pick up property during normal business hours, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.