The Fingerprint Section is located in the basement of the Public Safety Building at 185 Roswell Street, Marietta, Georgia. The hours of operation are from 8:00 A.M. through 4:00 P.M. There is also a break for lunch from 12:00 P.M. to 1:00 P.M. No appointment is necessary or accepted. This section prepares the fingerprint cards for civil matters such as:
  • Adoptions
  • Firearm permits
  • Employment

The Sheriff’s Office fee for fingerprinting is $10.00 CASH for up to 3 cards

We DO NOT provide fingerprinting for Immigration and Naturalization Service &


There are no requirements for fingerprinting to obtain a United States passport.


If you are parents, the Cobb County Sheriff’s Office will provide you with fingerprint cards of your children for free. The actual cards and information are not maintained by this agency but are provided to the legal guardians for safe-keeping. The fingerprint cards may prove invaluable in the event of a lost child. This service is offered to protect the welfare of all children.

Contact Information


Cobb County Sheriff’s Office

Basement, Public Safety Building

Marietta, Georgia 30060

(770) 499-4696