What Is An FBI Fingerprint Check?
FBI Fingerprints are used by the FBI to positively identify people and cross reference their unique fingerprints to their criminal history. Most agencies and states require specific employees or personnel to submit their fingerprints to the FBI for an FBI background check. FBI Fingerprints are nothing more than one step of a greater process which ultimately is obtaining your full FBI background check report.
Reasons For An FBI Fingerprint Check
- Background check for adoption
- Background check for student visa's
- Background check for court related matters
- Background check for personal review
- Background check for foreign travel
- Background check for attorney requests
FBI Fingerprinting Services Near Me
FBI 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. How far back does an FBI background check go?
An FBI background check goes as far back as 7 - 10 years on average.
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 any major credit card. (Visa/Mastercard/Discovery/American Express)