The McHenry County Correctional Bureau offers Public
Fingerprinting during the following hours.
||10:00am to 6:00pm
||10:00am to 2:00pm
There is no fee for this service and fingerprints are done
utilizing the electronic TouchPrint Livescan System only. Please
check with your requesting agency that is requiring your
fingerprints and confirm that Livescan Prints will be accepted.
Some agencies require ink prints and will not accept Livescan. Most
fingerprints are taken and then handed back to the individual to be
mailed back to their requesting agency. This facility will only
electronically submit fingerprints for specific predetermined
This facility is not authorized to take public fingerprints for
anyone who is seeking school or education employment within McHenry
County. These prints must be done at the Regional Office of
Education in the Administration Building located across Ware Road
from the Correctional Bureau.
This facility is not permitted to do Concealled Carry License
Application Fingerprinting. For more information on CCL, please
visit the ISP website at www.isp.state.il.us