Case Number: 3243

Carlson, Bertha, - Age 19 - Died from an abortion at the South Park Hospital, said operation performed by unknown person at place unknown.


Date of Offense February 20, 1916
Date of Death February 20, 1916
Time Between Offense and Death Immediate - death occurred at the crime scene
Type of Location Medical facility (Hospital, doctor's office, clinic) Midwife, Abortion place
Location Description South Park Hospital
Type of Death Accident
Description Illegal abortion
Total Number of Victims 1
Location South Park Hospital
Type of Accident Death from abortion


Name Carlson, Bertha
Age 19 years
Gender Female
Race White
Ethnicity English-Anglo
Name of Hospital Where Victim Was Taken South Park Hospital



Allegations of Police Corruption No


Type of Legal Decision Recorded Coroner, trial
Jury Verdict Yes
Allegations of Police Corruption No
Number of Times Case Stricken Off 1