Fingerprinting & Background Checks

Fingerprinting


The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office provides fingerprinting Services to the public.  For information on how to obtain fingerprints, please review our Fingerprint procedure

Fingerprinting Paperwork and Payment hours at the Admin Office are: 
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (closed for lunch 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm) and Wednesday, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
  
Fingerprinting hours at the Jail are:
Tuesday: After 4:00 p.m.
Thursday: After 4:00 p.m.
Friday: After 4:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
Sunday: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon                                                            

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY ARE THE PREFERRED DAYS FOR FINGERPRINTING

Background Checks


The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office provides background checks for local records only (Jefferson County). For in depth local/state background checks please view the WSP Watch Program website.