Clay County Sheriff


Fingerprinting for employment, background checks, etc. will be provided on Wednesday and Friday mornings between 9:00 to 11:00 am and Wednesday evenings from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.  Fingerprints are provided during these times by appointment only.   Please call (605) 677-7100 to schedule your appointment. 

  • $20.00 per person will be collected at the time fingerprints are taken or in advance at the time the appointment is made.

  • Limited to 2 cards per person.  Additional fees may apply to requests for additional cards.

  • You must have a government issued photo ID with Date of Birth.
    • Driver’s License; Passport or State ID card)
    • Student identification cards will not be accepted.
  • Only one person at a time will be taken in for fingerprinting.
  • No children will be allowed into the fingerprinting area unless they are the person being fingerprinted.