Police Department: Fingerprinting


Fingerprinting Services

Many individuals are required to be fingerprinted due to requests by employers, applications for adoptions, expungements, or for other purposes. The Paramus Police Department, through the Bureau of Criminal Identification provides fingerprinting services to the public.

Fingerprinting Information

Individuals must provide a form of identification at the time of fingerprinting.

There is a Ten-dollar ($10.00) Fee for fingerprinting. Payment may be made by a check payable to "Paramus Police Department" or by cash. Exact change only please

Fingerprinting services are provided Tuesday and Thursday from 2p.m. to 4p.m. or from 7p.m. to 9p.m. Please call in advance to make sure someone is available to take your fingerprints.

For additional information, please call the Bureau of Criminal Identification 201-262-3400 Ext: 1130 contact a Bureau of Criminal Identification Detective at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

The Paramus Police Department does not provide electronic fingerprinting services. For individuals who are required to be fingerprinted by the Sagem-Morpho Company, their on-line appointment web site is www.bioapplicant.com.