11 AM - 5 PM
Inside the lobby of the
Frederick County Law Enforcement Center:
110 Airport Drive East
No appointment is required.
....what do you need to know?
Citizens must present a valid, state issued identification card.
The administrative fee for fingerprinting is $20.
Each person must pay the required fee associated with the type of background check they are requesting in addition to the administrative fee listed above.
Four forms of payment will be accepted: cash, credit / debit card, personal check, or money order made payable to the Frederick County Sheriff's Office.
American Express is NOT accepted.
Customers must provide a printed (hard copy) of any paperwork associated with their fingerprinting needs. We cannot accept an image of the paperwork on a cell phone or tablet.
Fingerprinting will be CLOSED on county holidays and during weather related closures.
For more information, call the Fingerprint Information Line
At this time, we cannot accept any Federal Credit Union credit cards. We are working to solve this issue and hope to be able to accept them shortly. If you have a FCU credit card, please bring an alternate form of payment.