FBI Applicant Fingerprint Cards FD 258 (Ink Fingerprinting)

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FBI Applicant Fingerprint Cards FD 258 (Ink Fingerprinting)

There are a few ways where an individual fingerprints are “captured” (ie Live Scan, Electronic Fingerprinting) and submitted into law enforcement agencies databases. For the purpose of this article we will talk about the FBI Applicant Fingerprint Cards FD 258 (Ink Fingerprinting).

So why write about the “old ways” of (ink) fingerprinting? Well let’s summarize… Yes, it’s sometime viewed as “old School”, BUT it is not going away anytime soon. Let’s read on.

There is tremendous demand identity verification and criminal history background ground checks. This can be done via Live Scan; however do to plethora of governmental bureaucracy obtaining individuals fingerprints on FBI Applicant Fingerprint Cards FD 258 may be best and/or only alternative. Yes folks, even in this highly advance world, old fashion paper and ink are still widely used, even for fingerprinting.


Variances of Ink Fingerprinting Cards

There are different variances of the FBI Applicant Fingerprint Cards FD 258 with the most often difference being the information pre-printed in the “ORI” field by the Requesting Agency. The “ORI” stands for the “Originating Agency Identifier Code”. Basically, it’s the agency that is requiring the applicant to get ink fingerprinted. Another could be the descriptive data fields layout (name, date of birth, race etc.).

The National Live Scan Association (NLSA) has designated ink fingerprinting locations that provide FBI Applicant Fingerprint Cards (Ink Fingerprinting).

FBI Applicant Fingerprint Cards FD 258, Ink FingerprintingFBI Applicant Fingerprint Cards FD 258 is the standard FBI ink fingerprinting card used by the FBI, Bureau of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), and many law enforcement agencies for non-criminal fingerprinting such as for FBI Police Clearance Certificate in USA, domestic and international employment clearances, or immigration purposes.

If you’ve been asked to submit ink fingerprints, than more than likely the FD 258 Fingerprint Cards (FBI Fingerprint Card) is the correct card.


FD 258 Ink Fingerprint Card Description Fields

When filling out your FBI Applicant Fingerprint Cards FD 258 be sure to complete all the required fields, this includes your full name, date and place of birth, physical description, social security number, and mailing address. Be sure to use black ink only when completing the descriptions fields for the FBI Applicant Fingerprint Cards FD 258.

Those seeking to purchase FD-258 Ink Fingerprinting Cards can visit www.FD258.net or call 888.498.4234 to learn more.

Where to Get FBI Applicant Fingerprint Cards FD 258

Where to get Fingerprint Ink Cards has become the common question for most of us. Typically one would think to go straight to the local law enforcement agency. However, this is not the case, applicants found out that the majority of law enforcement agencies and other fingerprinting agencies do not carry fingerprint cards for the general public. If this is the you can purchase the FBI Applicant Fingerprint Cards FD 258 by visiting www.FD258.net.

Members of National Live Scan Association

California Live Scan Centers is not only an approved and certified Ink Fingerprinting facility for the National Live Scan Association (NLSA), but one of their regional corporate training centers. In conjunction with our advance training can certification in the biometric industry, our clients find it beneficial to receive Ink Fingerprinting services on-site with little wait time, if any.


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Ink Fingerprint Card Services (FD-258) Certified Roller

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Majority of our California Live Scan Fingerprint Centers prepare and roll on standard FBI Ink Fingerprint Cards FD-258 or the equivalent issued by various agencies and state governments for professional licenses, pre-employment screening, criminal record background checks for child-care and home-care positions, visas and passports, applications for immigration into such other countries as Canada and Australia, name change petitions and other reasons that may require FBI Police Verification (Clearance Letters).

The Fingerprint cards will be prepared only by DOJ & FBI certified fingerprint technicians. All cards will be signed by your attending technician along with their DOJ/FBI FPC certification number. Many police departments no longer provide this service to the public.

Who May Request a Copy of a Record (or Proof That a Record Does Not Exist)
Only you can request a copy of your own Identification Record. Typically, individuals make this request for a personal review or their record (if any), to challenge the information reflected on the record, to satisfy a regulatory requirement such as domestic and/or international child adoption, or perhaps to satisfy a requirement to travel, work, or live in a foreign country (i.e., Police Certificate, Letter of Good Conduct, Criminal Background, etc.).

To learn more about fingerprinting services for the FBI Hard Copy (or Fingerprint Ink Card FD-259) visit http://LiveScan-Fingerprinting.net or contact us today at 888-498-4234.

California Live Scan Fingerprinting Centers, offering online scheduling and convenience. Contact us at today at (888) 498-4234 to learn more and be sure to ask about our current promotions.