Applicant Background Checks
American DataBank

FBI Fingerprinting Information

  1. After you have completed your online order application American DataBank will send you an email with instructions and necessary forms to complete your FBI Fingerprint Service.
  2. Detailed instructions on how to complete this portion of your background check will be included in your packet as well as the required forms that are needed to complete your FBI Fingerprint Record Search.
  3. Please visit to find a FBI Fingerprint location near you.
  4. It is recommended that you call the location before getting your fingerprints rolled. Below are some questions that you may want to ask before going.
    1. Do I need an appointment?
    2. What hours do you conduct fingerprinting?
    3. Do you conduct Ink based fingerprints or electronic?
    4. If you do electronic, can a copy of the electronic fingerprints be printed onto an FBI Fingerprint Card?
    5. What is your fee for fingerprinting?
      **Please Note:** The fingerprinting fee that individual companies charge to roll your prints WAS NOT included in your package.
  5. Be sure to bring the FBI Fingerprint Card (provided in your packet) and Photo Identification to the facility.
  6. If you have additional questions please call American DataBank at 1-800-200-0853.