Full Resource Name:

Calcasieu Parish Coroner's Office

707-B East Prien Lake Road
Lake Charles, LA 70601

(337) 477-7537

Description:

Coroner Services

Investigates deaths that occur suddenly, violently or unattended by a physician.
Cremation also requires the coroner's approval.
Coroner's office also has the authority to issue Mental Health Warrants to commit psychiatric patients to local facilities.

Primary Services:

General Information

Hours:

Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm
24/7 hour answering service

Languages:

English

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Miscellaneous

AKA:

Coroner's Office

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

November 24, 2015

Volunteer Opportunities:

Agency does not utilize volunteers

Legal Status:

City/County(Parish)

Address Listings

Mailing707-B East Prien Lake Road
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Physical
(Primary)
707-B East Prien Lake Road
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Contacts

Lynn Tete
(Primary)

Lynn Tete

Administrator

latete@cpcoswla.com

(337) 477-7537

Terry Welke, MD

Terry Welke, MD

Coroner

(337) 477-7537

Phone Numbers

Main Phone
(Primary)

Main Phone

(337) 477-7537

Fax

Fax

(337) 477-7599