Fingerprinting - Schedule An Appointment

Public fingerprinting is done at the Olmsted County Sheriff's Office Work Release Building, and at the Adult Detention Center. Metered parking is available.

Keep in Mind

Fingerprint cards provided are the FD-258 cards.

To cancel an existing appointment:

Gather your information 

Confirm with the agency that needs your fingerprints that they will accept digital (inkless) fingerprinting.

If you need inked fingerprints, contact:

Dodge County Sheriff's Office
Mantorville, MN
507 635-6200

Schedule an appointment 

Use the Olmsted County Fingerprint Appointment Schedule web page to schedule an appointment.

One appointment is required per person.

Get a confirmation email 

After you have scheduled the appointment, you will receive a confirmation email.

There are two locations for fingerprinting. Check the email and make note of the location where your appointment is at. We cannot take your fingerprints if you are at the wrong location.

Arrive 10 minutes before your appointment time 

Plan to arrive 5 to 10 minutes before your appointment time. Your slot is held only five minutes past the appointment time, so do not be late.

Make sure you arrive at the correct location. Check the confirmation email for this location.

Bring to your fingerprinting appointment:

  • $10.00 fee per fingerprint card (cash in the exact amount, or check made payable to Olmsted County Sheriff's Office)
  • valid government issued photo ID (driver's license, passport, etc.)
  • a blank fingerprint card (if you were given one) DO NOT FILL OUT OR SIGN. (If you were not given a blank card, a fingerprint card will be provided.)
  • documentation from criminal court (if applicable)

Allow 10 to 15 minutes for the actual fingerprinting process.

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