Fingerprinting Program

Fingerprinting Resumes

Effective Monday, June 22, 2020, the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office we will begin to fingerprint persons for job applications, backgrounds and so forth.   The address is the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office, 4997 Unami Boulevard, Mays Landing, NJ.. 

Fingerprint Hours Extended (09/29/2020)

Fingerprinting will take place between 0900 and 1500 hours (9 am to 3 pm) Monday through Friday, will be in 15 minute intervals, and are by appointment only.  You must call 609-909-7233 to schedule.  If you do not have an appointment you will be denied access. 

Please note that for everyone’s safety, you will not be permitted in the courthouse without a protective mask.


This program is complementary and only open to Atlantic County residents. This program is for residents that need to be fingerprinted for employment, on the job related issues, etc. (This program is NOT for the person that lives in another county and works in Atlantic County.)

The Sheriff’s Office does not supply fingerprint cards, it is the responsibility of the resident to furnish his or her fingerprint cards.

Fingerprinting is limited to four print cards per person per appointment.

The applicant must provide photo ID with an address within Atlantic County.

  • Examples of acceptable Photo ID's:

  • A current New Jersey driver’s license.
  • A current identification card issued by the New Jersey Department of Motor Vehicle.
  • A current identification card issued by the Atlantic County Clerk’s Office.
  • A current United States passport.

When the technician finishes fingerprinting, the cards will be returned to the applicant so they can process the cards per instructions from the requestor.

Fingerprinting is by Appointment Only

Appointment Times: Monday-Friday: 9 AM - 11 AM
Location: 4997 Unami Boulevard Mays Landing, NJ 08330
Please call 609-909-7233 to schedule an appointment.

More info: Identification Bureau