Q: We had a family member die in a mexican hotel. The police say suicide. As americans, how do we obtain the police repor
There was an autopsy and investigation with pictures. We would like to have everything.
This is not a matter of international law. It is a matter of the municipal (think local) law of the United States of Mexico.
You need a lawyer in the city where the event occurred. You have no advantage--nor disadvantage--being from another country trying to obtain a record.
Interestingly there are lawyers in Mexico who are also Texas lawyers. Call The State Bar of Texas to see if they can identify one for you. If not, seek a referral from the local bar association in the city in question.
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