Perry County Court House Government

Departments

Coroner

Charles Baumeister
Perry County Coroner
125 S 8th St Room #10
Cannelton, IN 47520 

Phone: 812/547-7068, Tell City Dispatch
Fax: 812/547-5164 

Duties

The Coroner is responsible for the investigation and certification of all deaths within the County, as defined by Statutes, that fall under the Coroners jurisdiction. Coroners authorize Autopsies to be done by a pathologist. The Coroner's office assists local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies to investigate suspicious, unusual, or unnatural deaths which occur in their jurisdiction.