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 the required fee associated with the type of background check they are requesting in addition to the administrative fee listed above.
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.
Customers must provide a printed (hard copy) of any paperwork associated with their fingerprinting needs. We cannnot accept an image of the paperwork on a cell phone or tablet.
For more information, call the Fingerprint Information Line at 301-600-4058.