Home Office register of forensic pathologists

The list of Home Office approved forensic pathologists and their practice areas.



The Home Office register of forensic pathologists is a list of forensic pathologists who meet the criteria for registration as detailed in the process and criteria for recommendation for admission to the Home Secretary’s register of forensic pathologists.

This document lists those on the register by group practice and details the police forces within those group practice areas.

Published 13 February 2013
Last updated 1 October 2018 + show all updates
  1. Dr Hunt and Dr Davison have resigned but remain on the register until the homicide cases that they provided evidence in (as expert witnesses) are concluded in Crown court. The HTML document has been updated to reflect this.
  2. Dr L Mulcahy added to list for North East area.
  3. List updated.
  4. Removed Dr Shepherd's name from the North West practice area as he retired, with effect from 03/04/2017.
  5. Updated list published.
  6. Updated list published.
  7. Updated register published.
  8. Documents updated.
  9. Updated.
  10. Register updated.
  11. First published.