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The Mesa County Sheriff's Office provides various fingerprinting services. Due to changes in Colorado legislation, the Mesa County Sheriff’s office will no longer provide fingerprint services for non-criminal submissions or to the Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI). Please review the information below to find the services that best fit your needs.

Court Ordered Fingerprints

Court Ordered Fingerprints

Court-ordered fingerprints are prints ordered by a Mesa County Judge. These prints may be completed on a walk-in basis at the Mesa County Justice Center.

Mesa County Justice Center

125 North Spruce Street

Grand Junction, Colorado 81501


Monday - Friday

9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (excluding holidays)

Photograph of technician with latex gloves using finger print machine to take prints

Non-criminal fingerprinting for Colorado

Non-criminal fingerprint services are available through a Colorado Bureau of Investigations-approved vendor by appointment. You can visit the Employment and Background Checks page on the CBI website to schedule an appointment with an approved vendor. 

This does not include fingerprints required by the Sheriff’s Office.

Fingerprinting for concealed handgun permit applications

Appointments are required for fingerprinting services provided for concealed handgun permit applications. Visit our Concealed Handgun Permit page to complete the online application and schedule your appointment.

Other Fingerprinting Services

Ink fingerprinting is available on a walk-in basis at the Mesa County Sheriff's Office Records Lobby.

  • Out-of-state and federal cards only
  • Fee: $5.00 charge per card

We accept the following methods of payment to pay fees:

  • Cash
  • Check
  • Money order
  • All major credit cards (with an additional fee)

Contact Information

Records Lobby


215 Rice Street

Grand Junction, CO 81501


970-244-3500 - option 2

Hours of operation

Monday - Friday

7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (excluding holidays)