To assist its members in any and all possible ways to improve their ability to perform the functions of their offices with the highest degree of professionalism.
To create better public relations between its members and the public. To conduct educational seminars and other similar programs for the benefit and welfare of its members.
The South Carolina Coroners' Association is a professional organization made up of coroners and deputy coroners in South Carolina. The primary purpose of the association is to promote education and training for its members, as well as to provide a forum for the exchange of information and ideas related to the field of forensic pathology and death investigation. The association works to improve the administration of death investigations and to ensure that the rights of the deceased and their families are respected during the process.
Maintain a high level of ethical conduct on the part of all Coroners; to provide a forum of constant exchange of knowledge and experience among all of the Coroners of the State of South Carolina.
To propose and lobby for new laws to improve death investigation in South Carolina and to do all things necessary or incidental to the foregoing.