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Medical Examiner receives donation to increase body storage capacity

Medical Examiner receives donation to increase body storage capacity

VENTURA, Calif. – The Office of the Ventura County Medical Examiner has received a $24,500 donation from the Kaiser Permanente Foundation to increase the office’s body storage capacity in the event of a mass fatality incident or disaster. “The Medical Examiner facility in Ventura is able to accommodate the daily work flow but is pushed […]

Armando Chavez will not be charged by D.A. even though he conducted autopsies without a medical license

Armando Chavez will not be charged by D.A. even though he conducted autopsies without a medical license

In May 2015, the Ventura County District Attorney’s Office learned of serious allegations regarding the Ventura County Medical Examiner’s Office including practicing medicine without a license, conflict of interest, misappropriation of public funds, and fraud. Today, the District Attorney’s Office is releasing a 50-page public report detailing the scope and results of the investigation. An […]