Unclaimed Bodies

Cook County Medical Examiner's Office

Cook County Morgue Might Cremate Some Unclaimed Bodies

The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office is one step closer to cremating some bodies stored at the county morgue — rather than letting them pile up.


Cook County Medical Examiner's Office

Medical Examiner’s List Of Unidentified Bodies Begins Yielding Results

Just a few weeks after the Cook County Medical Examiner put its list of unidentified and unclaimed remains online, a family has now stepped forward to make identification.

WBBM Newsradio–03/26/2013

Bradley Sisters

Family Of Missing Sisters Launches Program To Help ID Remains Of Unclaimed

The great aunt of the two missing Bradley sisters – Tionda and Diamond – has helped start a new program to identify the remains of the unclaimed.