Live Scan Fingerprinting

Due to COVID-19, Live Scan appointments have been temporarily suspended.  The health and safety of the community and our staff is of utmost importance.  Thank you for your understanding and patience, as we all maneuver through this pandemic together.  For questions, please call (909) 356-7103.

The Fontana Police Department offers Live Scan fingerprinting services for background checks for employment, school or volunteer positions. 

Make an Appointment

  • Live Scan fingerprinting is by appointment only
  • Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Between 9:00 am to 11:00 am or 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Contact Records to make an appointment at (909) 356-7103

What to Bring to Your Appointment

  • The Request for Live Scan Service form is required.  The Live Scan appointment cannot be completed without it.
  • The "Request for Live Scan Service" form must be completed prior to your appointment.
  • The Police Department does not supply this form.

Must bring valid photo identification.  Expired identification cards will not be accepted.  Acceptable forms of identification include:

  • California driver’s license
  • California DMV identification card
  • Valid out-of-state driver’s license
  • Military ID
  • Passport
  • Resident Alien Card / Immigration / Green Card


  • The LiveScan fee is $22.00
  • Depending on the reason for the fingerprints, additional Department of Justice or FBI fees may be required.  For additional fee information, see attached Fee Schedule
  • All fees must be paid at your scheduled appointment
  • Payment methods include cash, check, money order, Visa, Mastercard or Discover