Fingerprinting

Fingerprinting Provided by the Mount Laurel Police Department

Mount Laurel Police Department will fingerprint individuals for FEDERAL PURPOSES and Non-New Jersey (out of state) background checks. Examples of this include private employment under the auspices of a federal agency, for example a background check with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a banking position; or direct employment with a federal agency, as well as any out of state background checks.   Individuals MUST be a resident of Mount Laurel Township with proof of residency in order for fingerprinting to be completed by this agency. There is a $10.00 fee applied for fingerprinting. Appointments can be made by calling (856) 234-1414 extension 1526, Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:30am-3:30pm.

The Mount Laurel Police Department DOES NOT provide fingerprint services for the following categories:  Volunteer Review Operations, Volunteer Care Providers, Personal Record Requests and Employment Checks requiring fingerprints.  This is accomplished through the state contracted vendor, IdentoGO.

Fingerprints required for one of the purposes not covered by the Mount Laurel Police Department, can be made by contacting IdentoGO to schedule an appointment. The most convenient way to schedule an appointment is via the internet at www.identogo.com. Internet scheduling is available 24 hours a day, 7 days per week. Applicants who do not have internet access may call the company’s toll free number at (877) 503-5981 (Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm and Saturday 8am to 12pm). IdentoGO provides a toll free TTY telephone number, (800) 673-0353, for hearing impaired applicants with a modem equipped telephone. Spanish speaking operators are available upon request. Applicants must download and complete the appropriate universal form prior to contacting IdentoGO for a fingerprint appointment. The completed universal form must be brought to the applicant’s scheduled fingerprint appointment. The applicant must bring the proper identification as outlined on the universal form.

Any questions regarding the use of these forms can be directed to the New Jersey State Police Criminal Information Unit at (609) 882-2000 ext. 2918. Additional information on criminal history background checks may be found on the New Jersey State Police website at www.njsp.org.  Click Criminal Background Check for additional information and downloadable forms.