St. Joseph County Police Department




We no longer fingerprint for firearms permits, per the changes in the procedures of the State of Indiana.


However, we do still fingerprint for background checks during our regular business hours.

Requirements:  Valid photo identification

                          $5.00 per card (cash or money order)


Any questions about fingerprinting or background checks, please call 574-245-6535.


401 W. Sample St. South Bend, IN 46601  574-245-6500