Fingerprints

NOTICE: AUGUST 4, 2021: OUR LIVESCAN FINGERPRINT MACHINE IS OUT OF SERVICE WE ARE WAITING FOR A REPLACEMENT. WE CANNOT PROCESS PRINTS AT THIS TIME. PLEASE CALL TO LEAVE A NAME AND NUMBER AND WE WILL CONTACT YOU WHEN IT IS BACK UP. (CIBOLA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE IS ALSO DOWN)

THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE WILL BE PROVIDING LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING MONDAY thru THURSDAY 7:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00pm - 6:00pm (CLOSED 12:00pm - 1:00pm for lunch) and CLOSED FRIDAY, WEEKENDS AND COUNTY HOLIDAYS

Ink-rolled prints on cards are by appointment only at the McKinley County Adult Detention Center on Tuesday and Thursday 2:00-5:00pm and McKinley County SO on Wednesday from 8:00am-12:00pm. *Fees apply, see bottom of page for details
 
Fingerprinting


The Sheriff's Office has full time administrative assistants assigned to processing fingerprints. Each employee is trained on the current equipment and processes to accomplish these tasks.

Hours of operation


Monday- Thursday
 7 am - 6 pm 
 *Our office is CLOSED for lunch at 12pm - 1pm, Fridays, weekends and County recognized holidays 

Registration


Registration prior to fingerprinting is necessary. Please register online: https://www.aps.gemalto.com/nm/index_NM.htm by using Gemalto a Thales company.
To register over the phone call 1-877-99NMAPS or 1-877-996-6277


Fees


Department of Health Applications: $73.30
Law Enforcement Applicants: $8.30
All Other Applicants: $44.00

Requirements


Please bring in your:

  1. Registration ID number
  2. Payment (if not paid for online by credit card or by the agency requesting prints) MONEY ORDERS ONLY IN CORRECT AMOUNT made payable to:  Thales  DIS  USA
  3. One form of VALID PHOTO I.D. (State issued DL, State Issued ID, U.S. Passport, U.S. Active duty/retiree/reservist Military ID with Photo, Government Issued Employee ID card with photo, Tribal ID card with photo.
FINGERPRINT CARDS ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTED THROUGH Thales DIS USA. All prints must be submitted electronically. 

Ink-Rolled Prints on Cards 


The McKinley County Adult Detention Center and Sheriff's Office can process out of state fingerprinting cards, temporarily, for any out of state requests BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Anyone needing to be fingerprinted for any agency outside the State of New Mexico would need an appointment with the McKinley County Adult Detention Center (located at 255 Boardman Dr. Gallup NM, 87301) on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00-5:00pm. You will also need a valid Photo ID and a money order made out to the McKinley County Adult Detention Center for $10.00 (if you have your own card) or $15.00 (if you need a card provided).

Contacts for appointment:
Emma Katenay (505) 979-7206 or
Dorthea Smith (505) 979-7221

The McKinley County Sheriff's Office can also do ink-rolled prints on Wednesday, BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, from 8:00am-12:00pm. You will also need a valid Photo ID and a money order made out to the McKinley County Sheriff's Office for $10.00 (if you have your own card) or $15.00 (if you need a card provided).

Contact for appointment:
Judith Goins (505) 863-1410