The department conducts more than 1600 medico-legal autopsies per year. In addition, it also provides expert opinion and court evidence in large number of cases. Various faculty members act as expert on various selection committees, deliver guest lectures and served as members of the editorial boards. Faculty members of the department work in the capacity of chairman/members in large number of review/ postmortem boards constituted by different Govt. agencies like Delhi Govt. CBI, etc.
The department successfully organized two medico-legal training programmes for medical officers of GTB Hospital in the month of May 2008 and March 2009.