Live Scan Level II Fingerprinting

About Live Scan Level II Fingerprinting

Live Scan fingerprinting refers to both the technique and the technology used by law enforcement agencies to capture fingerprints without the need for the traditional method of ink and paper. Through live scan fingerprinting we can identify individuals involved in criminal activities, search for sex offenders, and many more background screenings.


Level II  background checks refer to the inquiries processed by the FBI's National Criminal Information Center (NCIC) through fingerprint images.


Our company, Apex Fingerprinting Inc., uses the latest technology in biometric fingerprinting used by the FBI and FDLE departments. Our professional team provides fingerprints for the Florida mandated employment requirements. We meet all State and Federal guidelines for fingerprinting applicants needing Level II background checks. 

Our goal is to make your background screening stress free for you and your agencies. The electronic fingerprint session takes five to ten minutes and your prints are immediately sent via electronic transmission to the appropriate FBI-Certified channeling agencies for processing. 


Who needs Live Scan fingerprinting in Florida and why?

The state of Florida passed mandate Chapter 435, F.S. which requires employees or volunteers holding a position of responsibility or trust to be fingerprinted.


Employments include the following among many others:

  • Childcare Facilities like daycares
  • Volunteers for churches and school chaperons
  • Financial Officers for banks and investment institutions
  • Foster Parents
  • Teachers
  • Care Givers
  • Nurses
  • Security Guards
  • Lawyers
  • Adult Day Care Centers
  • Adult Family Care Homes
  • Assisted Living Facilities
  • Health Care Service Pools
  • Home Health Agencies
  • Homemaker/ Sitter/ Companion
  • Real Estate Licensees 
  • And many more...


What agencies are we critified to process?

Apex Fingerprinting Inc., services the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulations - Volunteer & Employment Criminal History Systems - Agency for Persons with Disabilities - Agency for Healthcare Administration - Department of Elderly Affairs - Department of Children and Families - Medicaid - FL Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services - FL Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles - and many more local organizations. 


What are the benefits of Live Scan?

The Live Scan process helps to avoid issues associated with ink prints, such as smudging, smearing, and over or under inking. One of the many benefits of Live Scan is the direct submission to the Department of Justice and acquiring the results within of 3 to 5 business days.