Criminal Registration and Fingerprinting Schedule

The Finger Print Technician is responsible for the fingerprinting of citizens and registering Criminal Registrations and Sex Offenders/Predators. Citizens that are required to submit their finger prints for jobs or other reasons can also be fingerprinted at the Sheriff’s Office. Criminal registrations consist of convicted felons and career offenders, registering when they are released from prison or when they move into Leon County from another jurisdiction. Sex Offenders/Predators are required to register at required intervals by Florida Statute. 

Effective Thursday, October 1, 2020: Fingerprinting services will re-open to the public BY APPOINTMENT ONLY on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30am to 11:30am and 1:00pm to 4:30pm. Fees apply. Please call (850) 606-3350 to schedule your appointment.

Location: Leon County Detention Center, 535 Appleyard Drive

The office is to the left of the double doors of the main lobby.

Sexual offender/predator, career offender, and criminal registrations are completed Monday , Wednesday and Fridays ONLY between 8:30am-11:30am and 1:00pm-4:30pm


All fees are payable by check or money order ONLY, made payable to the Leon County Sheriff's Office. Currently, credit card/debit card and cash payments are NOT accepted.

The fingerprinting fee is $5.00. If you need it to be printed for Name Change it is $43.75 (that includes the $5.00 fee) and for a Concealed Weapon Permit it is $34.75 (that includes the $5.00 fee)