Finger Printing

You can have your fingerprints taken for background checks at the Idaho Falls Police Department. The fingerprinting process is done by our front desk staff and is only available during limited hours. 

Current Fingerprinting Hours

  • Monday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday 12:00 - 5:00 p.m. 

To ensure that someone will be available to take your fingerprints when you come in, you can also call the front desk at (208)612-8616. 


605 N Capital Avenue (Bonneville County Law Enforcement Building)


Fingerprints are taken on our digital fingerprint scanner, which means no ink and no mess. There is a $10 charge per finger print card that must be paid prior to getting fingerprinted. The Records Department accepts cash, personal check, MasterCard and Visa. Finger prints can be obtained during business hours on a walk-in basis by contacting the Records Department.