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5583 Main Street
Williamsville, NY 14221

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Fingerprinting Services


  • All fingerprints are done at the Amherst Police Department, 500 John James Audubon Pkwy, Amherst, NY 14228 and not at the Amherst Town Hall building.
  • Town of Amherst residents only, please bring ID
  • There is a $10.00 fee per card charged for all non-criminal fingerprinting. 
  • We only accept check or money order. Cash is not accepted. Make checks or money orders payable to the Amherst Police Department
  • The service is available during the following times:
    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM (not available on Tuesdays)
  • Please call ahead (716.689.1322) in the morning (7:15 AM - 7:30 AM) on the day you wish to be printed
  • You must supply the print card(s) from your organization or the FBI
  • Dates and times subject to change or can be cancelled due to manpower for that day