Non-Emergency: 727.582.6200

Fingerprinting for Emp.

Fingerprinting – For Employment

Pinellas County Sheriff’s Technical Services Building

4645 145th Avenue – Clearwater

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
  • (closed for lunch 12:30 PM- 1:30 PM)

This service is provided for $5.00 per inked print card and $10.00 for electronic printing (pistol license) and no appointment is necessary. We accept cash and checks.

Please note, we only fingerprint Pinellas County residents.

Residents interested in having fingerprints taken (at the request of the potential employer) must bring with him/her the fingerprint card provided by the prospective employer. The PCSO does not provide these cards. Do not sign this card in advance and be sure to use black ink when filling out the card. You will also need to bring a photo ID.

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office does not provide this service for immigration and naturalization purposes. You need to contact the Department of Immigration and Naturalization to find out where to get your fingerprints taken.

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office does provide electronic fingerprinting for pistol licenses. The service is provided for $10.00 in addition to the required fees for the license that must be paid by credit card online. More information will be provided to you when you get your fingerprints taken.

We are located across the street from the Criminal Courts Complex in the Technical Services Building at 4645 145th Avenue, Clearwater, FL. We are off 49th Street between the south end of the Bay Side Bridge and Ulmerton Road. 145th Avenue is near the new Bay Side High School, which is one block north of the traffic light at the Criminal Courts Complex.

To hear a recording of this information, please call (727) 464-6032.

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To speak to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office Fingerprinting Service office, please call (727) 464-6412.

OMC Drop-Boxes

Operation Medicine Cabinet

Drop off your expired or unused medications during business hours at Operation Medicine Cabinet drop boxes located at two Sheriff’s Office locations:

The Sheriff’s Administration Building
10750 Ulmerton Rd.

The Sheriff’s North District Office at
737 Louden Avenue

More Information

When To Call

In Florida, simply dialing 9-1-1 in an emergency connects you to EMS, law enforcement, and the fire rescue.

The 9-1-1 system is for emergencies only – serious vehicle crashes, critical medical situations, crimes in progress, or fire.

Do not call 9-1-1 for non emergency transportation.

If you are unsure if your situation is a true emergency, officials recommend that you let the call taker determine if you need emergency help.


10750 Ulmerton Road
Largo, FL 33778

Mailing address:
PO Drawer 2500
Largo, FL 33779-2500

Phone: (727) 582-6200
Emergency: 9 1 1


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Instead, contact this office by telephone or in writing, via the United States Postal Service.