Lubbock County Medical Examiner’s Office

  Commissioners receive copy of NAAG insurance

A little over a week ago, the company that currently runs the Lubbock County Medical Examiner’s Office, National Autopsy Assay Group, or NAAG, announced that it would not continue its work after its contract expired in the fall.

  KCBD Investigates: Unanswered questions on Lubbock County Medical Examiner

Lubbock Co. Medical Examiner files motion to recuse Judge Hatch from lawsuit

  Company, doctors running Lubbock County M.E.’s office filed motions to dismiss lawsuits

  Defense attorney on medical examiner investigation: ‘Right now, we have a circus’

  Complainants updated on investigation of Lubbock Co. Medical Examiner’s office

  Lubbock County D.A.’s office provides update on investigation into M.E.’s office

Continued Coverage

  Forensic pathologist disputes allegations surrounding Lubbock County M.E.'s office

  Mother of deceased child sues Lubbock Co. Medical Examiner’s Office

Amarillo autopsies not impacted by Lubbock M.E. controversy

  KCBD Investigates: Third former county employee comes forward with allegations surrounding new management at M.E.'s office

  National Autopsy Assay Group responds to allegations made in lawsuit

  Travis Co. D.A.’s Office will not sponsor testimony from Lubbock Co. M.E. pending Texas Rangers investigation

  Defense attorney questions empty chair when Dr. Sam Andrews fails to show up to testify

Defense attorney Brian Erskine turned to an empty chair where he had hoped to question the forensic pathologist who performed the autopsy in his murder case, but Lubbock County Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Sam Andrews, currently under investigation by the Texas Rangers, was not there.

  Lawsuit: Former Lubbock Medical Examiner’s Office employee exposes ‘California body snatchers’

“Ms. Graves is a hero for exposing these California body snatchers who have taken over the Lubbock County Medical Examiner’s Office,” said attorney Kevin Glasheen. “Of course, they immediately fired her for doing so – and now we are going to make them pay.”

  Doctor claims Lubbock County Chief Medical Examiner made false allegations

A forensic pathologist who used to work at the Lubbock County Medical Examiner’s Office has come forward with allegations about the office and the doctors who run it.

  Lubbock County Commissioner responds to criminal allegations filed by medical examiner

An ongoing dispute between the Lubbock County Medical Examiner and a recently-installed county commissioner has resulted in a criminal complaint.

  KCBD Investigates: Lubbock County Chief Medical Examiner not allowed to testify in death cases

  Former medical examiner’s office employees not surprised by investigations into office

  D.A. asks Texas Rangers to investigate Lubbock County Medical Examiner’s Office

  KCBD Investigates: Texas Medical Board investigates Lubbock County Medical Examiner’s Office

  County responds to former medical examiner’s explanation of backlog, provides update on outstanding cases

  KCBD Investigates: Exclusive Interview with former Lubbock County Chief Medical Examiner on backlog of cases

  Lubbock County hires medical examiner services to complete unresolved death cases

Lubbock County Commissioners approved a contract with NAAG Pathology Labs on Monday to help the Lubbock County Medical Examiner complete over four hundred unresolved death reports.

  Commissioner’s Court honors Sridhar Natarajan, appoints interim medical examiner

Lubbock County's long time medical examiner officially announced his retirement at a special meeting in front of the county Commissioner's Court on Thursday.

  Lubbock County Chief Medical Examiner stops taking new cases ahead of planned retirement, Oct. 1

Dr. Sridhar Natarajan, Chief Medical Examiner for Lubbock County has stopped taking new cases, in preparation for his official retirement on Oct. 1.

  KCBD Investigates: Chief medical examiner position open in Lubbock County

The chief medical examiner's position in Lubbock County has been posted for about a week and will remain open for a month as the search continues to replace outgoing examiner Dr. Sridhar Natarajan.