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Fingerprinting Services

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digital fingerprintThe Cecil County Sheriff’s Office offers LiveScan services which will electronically submit fingerprints to the Maryland Criminal Justice Information System (CJIS) Central Repository.  This service is available to the public.


Fingerprint Services is located at:

Cecil County Sheriff’s Office
107 Chesapeake Blvd.,
Suite 112
Elkton, Maryland  21921

Hours of Service

Services by appointment only.  Call 410-392-2118.

Payment Information

Money orders, certified checks, personal checks, company checks or cashier’s checks, made payable to Cecil County Sheriff’s Office, may be presented for payment.  Cash will not be accepted.

Fee Schedule

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For Fast and Accurate Service

  1. Please know what type of check you are required to have; Federal and State, State or Federal only.  We will not be responsible if the type of check you request is not what has been required of you.
  2. If you are requesting a background check for employment or licensing purposes you MUST have all documentation from the requestor to include the agency name and authorization number.
  3. If your background check is being sent to a government agency you may also need an ORI number.
  4. You must bring a valid form of government identification with a photo such as a driver’s license or state issued identification card.