OCC Inquest - Conroy 2016

Office of the Chief Coroner

Verdict of Coroner's Jury

Office of the Chief Coroner

The Coroners Act - Province of Ontario


Surname: Conroy
Given Name(s): Robert
Age: 19

Held at: Napanee, Ontario
From: September 20
To: September 20, 2016
By: Dr. David Eden, Coroner for Ontario
having been duly sworn/affirmed, have inquired into and determined the following:

Name of deceased: Robert Conroy
Date and time of death: June 7, 1982 at approximately 9:00 p.m
Place of death: Kingston General Hospital
Cause of death: Stab wound to the anterior left chest
By what means: Homicide

(Original signed by: Foreperson and Jurors)


The verdict was received on September 20, 2016
Coroner's name: Dr. David Eden
(Original signed by coroner)


We, the jury, wish to make the following recommendations:


Inquest into the death of:

Robert Conroy


Jury Recommendations

The Corrections Services of Canada will continue to work within their organization and with other relevant partners to make changes to the culture within the institutions, to prevent inmate violence.