General Information
On Tuesday through Thursday, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., fingerprinting is provided as a walk-in service at the Frederick County Law Enforcement Center
110 Airport Drive-East
Frederick, MD 21701

No appointment is required.

What Citizens Need to Know
  • Citizens must present a valid, state issued identification card.
  • The administrative fee for fingerprinting is $20.
  • Each person must pay for the type of background check they are requesting.
  • Three forms of payment will be accepted: credit / debit card, personal check or money order made payable to the Frederick County Sheriff's Office. Cash and American Express are NOT accepted.
For more information, call the Fingerprint Information Line at 301-600-4058.

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