Monday, February 19, 2018


The Police Department no longer provides fingerprinting services for employment, background checks, immigration or any other non-criminal justice purpose unless the fingerprints are required for a federal purpose or an out-of-state background check.

This service is now done by Sagem Morpho, a New Jersey State Police vendor.

Fingerprinting services (Fairfield residents or Fairfield based businesses only) for a federal purpose or an out-of-state background check is by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, please contact us at 973-227-9290.

All New Jersey related background checks (including residents/businesses) must go through Sagem Morpho after the appropriate form(s) below is selected.

For New Jersey fingerprinting forms click the appropriate category:

  • Good Conduct, Immigration, Naturalization, Personal Record, Visa, Expungement: 
  • International Adoption Requiring Notarization, Foreign Business Requiring Notarization: 
  • Employment (Response returned to APPLICANT): 
  • Employment (Response returned to EMPLOYER): 

For general information about this process click: NJ State Police Criminal History Record Checks

For appointment scheduling click: Sagem Morpho

Sagem Morpho, Inc.
601 Jefferson Road
Parsippany, NJ 07054

Press Releases

  • Stolen Temp Tag Leads to Arrest
    Fairfield (NJ) The Fairfield Police Department announces the arrest of Fernando Vargas-Mendoza (34) of Kearny, N.J., for receiving stolen property on February 10, 2018. On that date, at approximately 5:03...
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