Fingerprinting for employment or pistol permits is done on Wednesday and by appointment only. Appointments can be made by calling 203-261-3665, press 2.

Fingerprinting is done by Detective Bureau personnel, and is done only on Wednesdays between 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM and from 4:00 AM to 8:00 PM at Police Headquarters. You must be a Trumbull resident or be seeking childcare or Board of Education employment in town. It is recommended that you adhere to the following procedure to speed the processing and make your experience more pleasurable.

  1. Call to schedule an appointment. Phone: 203-261-3665, press 2
  2. Give your name and reason being fingerprinted.
  3. Give a callback number in case the Detective has to cancel.
  4. There is a $10 fee; please bring the exact amount in cash.
  5. Completely fill out the fingerprint card(s) but do not sign them until witnessed by a detective. Be sure to have proper identification.
  6. Walk-ins will not be processed.