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Coroner Data

The Coroner's Office investigates all deaths suspected to be non-natural including accidental deaths, suicides, homicides, and undetermined deaths. To understand the full context of the criminal justice system, it is important to know the facts regarding deaths in Lake County.

Since 2018, the number of homicides per year in Lake County have remained fairly level. Contrarily, suicides (up 12%) and accidental deaths (up 34%) have been on the rise.