Fingerprint Cards

Cambridge Police

Cambridge residents can be fingerprinted for gun permits, employment, security clearances, and immigration purposes at the Cambridge Police Department.

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Requirements for Obtaining Fingerprint Cards?

  • Must be a Cambridge resident
  • Not a Cambridge resident? View a list of alternate fingerprinting locations.
  • Must provide valid photo ID (driver's license, State ID, student ID, Passport)
  • Must provide proof of residency (any mail or bill statement with name and address in Cambridge)

Is the Finger printing only available at a particular time?

SERVICE ADVISORY: The Cambridge Police Records Unit will be open to members of the public without appointments on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. In-person public appointments at 125 6th Street  will continue to be offered Monday-Friday. Appointments can be made online. Limited fingerprint services will be available on Tuesdays and Thursdays between the hours of 9:30-11:30 a.m. by appointment only.  For questions or further assistance, please call 617-349-3336 or e-mail.

Cost for Fingerprint Cards

  • The cost for each fingerprint card is $15 and can be paid with cash, money order, or check only. Credit and debit cards are not accepted.
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