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Live Scan (Electronic Fingerprinting)

Live Scan fingerprinting involves taking digital fingerprint impressions and transmitting those impressions directly to the State Bureau of Investigation for processing without generating a fingerprint card.

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Live Scan Release Information


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APPLICANT FD-258 Card Submissions (Paper Fingerprint Cards)
Applicants not submitting fingerprints via Live Scan must have manual fingerprints taken. This method involves having an applicant's fingerprints rolled in ink and placed on an "Applicant FD-258" fingerprint card.

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Paper Fingerprint Card Release Information


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