Fingerprinting Service

The Wake Forest Police Department offers live scan fingerprinting, also known as electronic fingerprinting, to Wake Forest residents only on Thursdays from 10 am-noon. The service is offered at the Police Department Main Station, 225 S. Taylor St.

No appointment is necessary but fingerprinting is offered on a first come, first serve basis to the first 12 people to arrive. 

The cost is $10. Cash is the only acceptable form of payment, which must be made before fingerprinting service is rendered.

Proof of residency and a valid picture ID are required, and face masks or coverings must be worn inside the Police Department.

Know Before You Go

  • Fingerprinting service is offered Thursdays from 10 a.m.-noon on a first come, first serve basis to the first 12 people to arrive. 

  • Cost is $10 and only cash is accepted.

  • Proof of residency and a valid picture ID are required.

  • Face masks or coverings must be worn inside the Police Department.

Other Local Options

Area residents also have two other local fingerprinting service options, including the Raleigh/Wake City-County Bureau of Identification (CCBI) and the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.

Raleigh/Wake CCBI, 3301 Hammond Road, Raleigh, offers fingerprinting service daily from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. The fee is $15. Walk-ins are accepted, but priority is given to previously-scheduled appointments. For more information or to make an appointment, call 919-856-6300.

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, 285 T Kemp Road, Louisburg, offers fingerprinting services to the public during normal business hours. The cost is $10, and the telephone number is 919-496-2186.

 

Note: Town of Wake Forest fees and charges are subject to change without notice.

Fingerprinting Service
Evidence Technician
919-435-9597
Location

Police Department Main Station
225 S. Taylor St.