Many magazines are distributed every month directed at law enforcement in general. Lacking in the industry are publications focusing on the jobs and lives of those professionals working in the death investigation field; and of those that do exist, are tied to membership in an association.
This leaves out those professionals who either wish not to be a member of a particular association or don't qualify for membership.
Death investigators make up a wide range of professions, including:
We surveyed hundreds of professionals working in various disciplines of the death investigation community and asked a simple question:
And, here's what we heard:
To answer this call for investigators we created a podcast 4 years ago called Coroner Talk™, a weekly training show dedicated to bringing quality training to investigators of all death-related disciplines.
The podcast has been heard over 500,000 times in over 150 countries.
While the podcast does serve a purpose, a gap still exists.
The Death Investigator Magazine aims to fill this gap by providing in-depth articles and printable material that will both support the investigator's job duties and enrich their lives by dealing with such topics as work/family balance, PTSD, finance, substance abuse, and more.