The Harford County Sheriff's Office provides fingerprinting services for Harford County residents who are required to submit fingerprints for employment, childcare, adoption, and licensing or certification purposes. Ink fingerprinting services are no longer provided.

What do I need to bring?

  • You will be required to show one form of photo identification such as a current driver’s license, Military Identification or Valid passport.
  • Citizens must bring with them the fingerprint forms with authorization number and ORI# provided by the agency requesting the prints.


  • Please call the precinct prior to coming in to verify someone will be available to complete your fingerprinting request.
  • For directions, go to
Location Days Times
Northern Precinct
3726 Norrisville Road
Jarrettsville, MD 21084
(410) 692-7880
(excluding holidays)
9:00AM to 11:00AM
6:00PM to 8:00PM
(excluding holidays)
9:00AM to 11:00AM
45 South Main Street
Bel Air, MD 21014
(410) 836-5470
Tuesday and Thursday
(excluding holidays)
9:00AM to 11:00AM
6:00PM to 8:00PM
Southern Precinct
1305 Pulaski Hwy
Edgewood, MD 21040
(410) 612-1717
(excluding holidays)
7:00AM to 9:00AM
3:00PM to 5:00PM


Request Type Fee Code
Adult Dependant Care $30.00 S
Attorney Client Varies
Child Care - Full $45.00 B
Child Care - Volunteer $45.00 B
Criminal Justice Applicant $0.00 B
Gold Seal/Adoption $30.00 S
Gold Seal/Visa $30.00 S
Government Employment (State Only) $30.00 S
Government Employment (State & FBI) $45.00 B
Government Licensing (State) $30.00 S
Government Licensing (State & FBI) $45.00 B
Immigration/Visa $30.00 S
Individual Challenge $ 0.00 S
Individual Review $30.00 S
Private Employer Petition $30.00 S
MSP Licensing - Handgun $45.00 B
$30.00 F
Handgun Qualification Licensing $45.00 B
MSP Licensing - Security Guard $45.00 B
$30.00 F
MSP Licensing - Firearms $30.00 S
MSP Licensing - Security System $45.00 B
MSP Licensing - Private Detective Section $45.00 B
$30.00 S
$30.00 F
MSP Licensing - Special Police $45.00 B
$30.00 S
$30.00 F

CODES: B - Both ** F - FBI ** S - State

Note: Cash Only, in the correct amount, will be accepted.

If you have any questions pertaining to fingerprinting procedures, please call the Harford County Sheriff’s Office.