LiveScan Fingerprinting Service
Do you need to be fingerprinted?
PostalAnnex in Los Altos offers experienced fingerprinting services for both Live Scan and Ink Fingerprinting (check location for availability). Because this is a 15-minute procedure, most locations request you make an appointment in order to receive undivided attention. PostalAnnex staff members providing fingerprinting service are specialists, certified to process Live Scan and ink fingerprints.
Live Scan Fingerprinting services at PostalAnnex in Los Altos are provided by friendly, experienced, confidential and professional staff. We offer the latest Live Scan fingerprinting technology for capturing, processing, and submitting electronic fingerprints.
With Live Scan fingerprinting there is no ink and no mess. We roll your finger over a silicon pad, and your print is digitally recorded into a computer. The computer then encrypts and sends your prints to the appropriate law enforcement agency.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: When do I need to be fingerprinted?
A: When your employer and/or organization requests it. There are two types of fingerprinting, Live Scan and ink. The employer/organization will tell you which they need.
Q: What do I need to bring?
A: For Live Scan fingerprinting (a digital procedure that transmits electronically all the information to the Department of Justice and FBI), your employer/organization needs to provide a "Request For Live Scan Service" form. This form is mandatory, and you have to bring it with you, along with a government-issued photo ID.
B: For ink fingerprinting, you just need to bring your ID.
Q: What is the cost?
A: For Live Scan, there is a rolling fee charged by the store. (Call first for the fee at PostalAnnex in Los Altos.) There is an additional charge from the Department of Justice which varies according to each type of application.
B: For Ink fingerprinting, there is one fee charged by the store. Please call for the fee at PostalAnnex in Los Altos.
Q: How long does it take?
A: The process takes about 10 to 15 minutes.
So try our LiveScan Fingerprinting Services at PostalAnnex in Los Altos today. Live Scan and Ink Fingerprinting services are usually available Monday - Saturday during normal business hours. However, we suggest you call us at (408) 481-0580 to book your appointment.
And don't forget, we also offer related services such as overnight and trackable shipping with FedEx, UPS or the USPS.
Ravi & Binita & Hitesh Iyer
Los Altos, CA 94024-7302