Fingerprinting Services in Bethesda, Rockville and Silver Spring, MD

American Identity Solutions is a CJIS-authorized provider of secure Livescan fingerprint services in Montgomery County, Maryland. We offer fast, electronic fingerprinting and background checks so criminal history results are received in a matter of days, rather than weeks or even months. Mobile services are available for large groups, and for service in other counties. Full service pre-employment packages include Passport Photo and Notary services.

All of our Fingerprint Technicians are certified, and have been subject to State and Federal fingerprint-based background checks. Our business will never be outsourced to third-party contractors to insure all client information is maintained securely and confidentially by our own personnel.

American Identity Solutions processes thousands of applicants annually for all requests, including:

  • Adoption
  • Adult Dependent Care
  • Board of Liquor
  • Board of Nursing
  • Board of Pharmacy
  • Child Care
  • DLLR Licensing
  • General Fingerprinting
  • Gold Seal
  • Government
  • Handgun Licensing
  • Human Resources
  • Immigration/Visa
  • Individual Review
  • MD Public Service Commission
  • MD Public Service Driving School Instructors
  • MD State Police Licensing
  • Mortgage Originators Licensing (State only)*
  • Private Employer Petitions
  • Security Guard Licensing
  • US Government Contract **
  • Smart Card Program ***
  • Biometric Controlled Access ***
  • Iris/Facial recognition ***
  • Missing children's program ***
  • Firearms certification courses
  • MD Firearms Fingerprinting
  • Forensic Services
  • Latent Fingerprint Analysis and Identification
  • FBI Fingerprint Channeling

Need a State/Federal Background Check or Passport Photo? Schedule an appointment now!


What you can expect:

  • Fingerprint submissions are made electronically by professional, certified fingerprint technicians using state-of-the-art equipment
  • There will be no messy ink, and you will not have to wait in long lines
  • Your data will be collected privately to insure the confidentiality of your personal information
  • The technician will scan your fingerprints and submit your data electronically
  • In most cases this takes 15 minutes or less
  • Your results will be sent directly to the requesting agency/individual from CJIS within days of the submission


What we need from you at the time of your appointment:

  • Please be on time
  • Your Agency's Authorization and ORI Number
  • Any documentation, including fingerprint cards, provided by the requesting agency for your CHRC
  • The reason you are being fingerprinted
  • A current Government-issued Photo ID, visit our Frequently Asked Questions for a list of acceptable documents


You may use any of the following payment options:

  • Business Check
  • Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover Credit and Debit Cards
  • Money Order
  • Cash
  • Pre-approved Agency Invoice


We do not accept personal checks as payment for services rendered.