Discreet PI

FD-258 Fingerprint Card Service

Discreet Services, Inc. is a licensed Private Investigation firm located in Phoenix Arizona. We provide professional ink fingerprint card services in our office, or we can also schedule an appointment and come to you!

We can provide customers with the FBI FD-258 Blue and White fingerprint card or you can bring one in, and we will use yours.

Ink fingerprinting is a crucial process for various background checks, employment requirements, and security clearances. At our office in Phoenix, Arizona, we specialize in capturing precise fingerprints on FD-258 FBI fingerprint clearance cards. We also provide mobile services. The process begins by thoroughly cleaning and drying the applicant's hands to ensure there are no contaminants that might affect the quality of the prints. Once the hands are prepared, our experienced technicians roll each finger individually onto the ink pad and then onto the designated areas of the FD-258 card. The rolling technique is critical to capturing clear and distinct ridge patterns, and our trained professionals are well-versed in achieving accurate results.

After all ten fingerprints have been rolled onto the FD-258 fingerprint card, we carefully inspect each print to verify their clarity and completeness. If any prints appear smudged or incomplete, we retake them to ensure the highest quality results. Once the card is filled with the required fingerprints, it is reviewed for accuracy, signed by both the applicant and the technician, and then sealed to prevent tampering.

Our ink fingerprinting services are conducted with precision and attention to detail to ensure that our clients' fingerprint cards meet the stringent standards required by the FBI and other governing bodies, making us the trusted choice for individuals and organizations in Phoenix, Arizona, and the surrounding areas seeking reliable fingerprinting services.

Fees for FD-258 Ink Fingerprinting

The cost for your first card is $30.00. Additional cards are $20.00 each. This fee applies whether you bring a card, or we supply one. We can accept cash, credit card, Zelle, Venmo, Apple Pay and Cash App.

Preparing for ink fingerprinting

Preparing your hands for ink fingerprint cards is an important step to ensure the proper transfer of your fingerprints. Start by thoroughly washing your hands with soap and warm water to remove any dirt, oils, or contaminants that may interfere with the fingerprinting process. Dry your hands completely with a clean, lint-free towel, avoiding any residual moisture.

Next, inspect your fingertips to ensure there are no cuts, abrasions, or wounds that might affect the quality of the prints. If you have any cuts or injuries, protect them with a bandage or adhesive strip. Finally, it's advisable to rub your hands together to generate natural oils and heat, which can enhance the visibility of your fingerprint patterns when rolled onto the ink card. With these simple preparations, you'll be ready for a successful ink fingerprinting process.

Arizona Department of Public Safety Fingerprint Card Information

FAQ: Fingerprinting Card Services in Phoenix and surrounding areas.

Arizona Board of Nursing Accepted Fingerprint Cards

What type of fingerprint cards does the Arizona Board of Nursing accept? The Arizona Board of Nursing only accepts the FD-258 Blue and White Applicant cards.

Arizona Board of Nursing Fingerprint Card Information

Where can I obtain fingerprinting services in Phoenix and the surrounding areas?

Our office is located at 8686 N. Central Ave Suite 276, Phoenix, AZ 85020. You must submit an inquiry to schedule an appointment. We also provide mobile services as well.

What are some reasons fingerprint cards get rejected?

Fingerprints are not properly placed on the card, covering the blue lines. Staples or staple holes on the cards. Improper use of fingerprint retake tabs. Cards have been folded or creased. Smeared fingerprints. Improperly filling out personal data. Additional information is on the back of ever FD-258 fingerprint card.

What is the cost for ink fingerprint cards in office?

The cost for your first card is $25.00. Additional cards are $15.00 each.

What are the major areas we cover with mobile services?

Phoenix, Scottsdale, Glendale, Peoria, Surprise, Cave Creek, Anthem, Mesa, Gilbert, Chandler and surrounding areas.

What Are Some Arizona Organizations That Require Fingerprinting?

Below is a list of some of the organizations in Arizona that require fingerprinting services. Arizona Adoptions and Foster Parenting ADOT Motor Vehicle Dealer Licensing Alarm Service Agents Arizona Academy of Real Estate Arizona Board of Funeral Directors Arizona Board of Occupational Therapy Arizona Corporation Commission Arizona Department of Economic Security Arizona Department of Education Arizona Department of Financial Institutions Arizona Department of Gaming Arizona Department of Insurance Arizona Department of Liquor Licenses and Control Arizona Department of Real Estate Arizona Education Association Arizona Medical Marijuana Growers Arizona Registrar of Contractors Arizona State Board for Charter Schools Arizona State Board of Dental Examiners Arizona State Board of Massage Therapy Administrators and Assisted Living Facility Managers

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Discreet Services, Inc. is a full-service Private Investigation firm. Every investigation we conduct is performed by a Licensed Private Investigator and will abide by local laws and customs.

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