SMCSO offers extended fingerprinting hours

Leonardtown, MD- The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office offers expanded times for fingerprinting services – for employment, background checks, registries and other purposes.

Individuals requiring fingerprinting services will need to bring the background check form printed by the employer with the fingerprint authorization code on it.

Bring a photo ID and exact cash or money order for the service. Appointments must be made ahead of time. 

Fingerprinting services are offered Monday through Thursday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Headquarters at 23150 Leonard Hall Drive in Leonardtown.

Citizens can go online at to schedule an appointment or can call 301-475-4200, ext. *8046. 

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