Fingerprinting Boston

PrintScan Fingerprinting Services Boston

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What Fingerprinting Services Does PrintScan Offer In The City of Boston?


PrintScan is a New York based fingerprinting and background check company that was originally established in 2001 by a New York City Police Detective. We’ve become a leader in the identity management industry and have built our reputation by providing our clients with fast, reliable, and high-quality service.

We’ve been recognized and trusted by thousands of clients who are fingerprinted annually. Our success as a service provider lead to the creation of the PrintScan Live Scan system, our own digital fingerprinting software. Although based out of New York, PrintScan also offers fingerprinting services in a variety of locations throughout Boston.

PrintScans Boston fingerprinting services include ink fingerprinting, live scan fingerprinting, on-site fingerprinting, fingerprint archiving, and more.

Which Boston Fingerprinting Service Do You Need?

PrintScan is certified to conduct fingerprinting services in all 50 states. Locate the service you need and book an appointment at the most convenient location for you using the map at the bottom of the page.


Ink Fingerprinting is the traditional method of collecting fingerprints with the ink and roll method.


Live Scan is the process of capturing fingerprints electronically for submission to specific agencies, archiving, or fingerprint card printing.


Fingerprint Innovations is authorized to transmit electronic fingerprint submissions directly to the FBI through an authorized FBI Channeler.


Our professional fingerprinting technicians come to your location to provide all of our services for your convenience!


IdentoGO holds the State of Massachusetts fingerprinting agency contract. Although Fingerprint Innovations is partnered with IdentoGo, all appointments, changes, and questions, must be directed to IdentoGo at (866) 349-8130


PrintScan’s software is capable of capturing digital fingerprints and storing them in our secure server for future submissions or card printing.

Fingerprinting Services Boston Appointment Process


Find A Location

Search for a location near you using our zip code finder map.

Make An Appointment

Make an appointment and pre enroll using our step by step process.

Confirm Via Email

Receive an email from PrintScan confirming your appointment details.

Boston Fingerprinting Locations

      Frequently Asked Questions


      We know you have questions, we can answer them!

      Q. Does the FBI have my fingerprints?

      If you have ever been fingerprinted to get a license or a background check then the FBI does keep a record of your fingerprints in their criminal database.

      Q. How long does an FBI fingerprinting session take?

      Printscan's fingerprinting sessions for FBI background checks average at 20 minutes.

      Q. Where is there a fingerprint location near me?

      PrintScan offers fingerprinting locations in all 50 states. Use the map to find the most convenient location that offers your service of need.

      Q. How do I know if I need my FBI background check apostilled?

      If the country you wish to visit is part of the Hauge convention then you will need to apostille your FBI background check.

      Q. What payment do you accept?

      We accept cash, or any major credit card. (Visa/Mastercard/Discovery/American Express)

      Q. What is included in a background check?

      Background checks are typically used to investigate a candidate’s background based on criteria determined by their prospective or current employer. This may include employment, education, criminal records, credit history, motor vehicle and license record checks.

      Q. How long does it take to get a fingerprint background check?

      The average time for a fingerprinting background check it 30 minutes. Results are typically available within 24-48 hours.

      Q.How much does an FBI background check cost?

      An FBi background check costs $90. This fee includes fingerprinting, sending cards to the FBI for processing and an emailed copy of your report. An FBI apostille is available for an extra fee.

      Q. How long are fingerprints good for in Boston?

      Fingerprints are typically good for 12 months in Boston.

      Q. How long does the fingerprinting process take?

      PrintScan's fingerprinting sessions average at 20 minutes.

      Q. How far back does an FBI background check go?

      An FBI background check goes back for the entire applicants lifetime.

      Need To Get Fingerprinted?


      Make an appointment with us and get started.

      About Us

      PrintScan is a fingerprinting and background screening company offering fingerprinting services worldwide. While serving the general public, PrintScan also specializes in the design and implementation of live scan equipment and software. Corporate solutions, software, and a network of over 700 locations are at our customers fingertips.

      PBSA Background
      FBI Appendix F Certified
      FBI Approved Channeler
      SOC 2 Compliant
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