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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).

Non-criminal fingerprinting

  • Services are available through a CBI-approved vendor by appointment.
  • Visit the Employment and Background Checks page on the Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) website to schedule an appointment.

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

Criminal fingerprinting

Court-ordered photos and fingerprints

Mesa County Justice Center

125 North Spruce Street

Grand Junction, Colorado 81501


Monday - Friday:  8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (excluding holidays)

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)

Fingerprinting for concealed handgun permit applications

  • Appointment required.
  • To schedule an appointment, visit our Concealed Handgun Permit page to use the online application process.
Photograph of technician with latex gloves using finger print machine to take prints

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)

Photograph of lobby of Mesa County Sheriff's Office building showing the Records Lobby with waiting area with chairs and the office area through the window in the background