Fingerprinting for Illinois Concealed Carry License

Currently, the Vernon Hills Police Department is NOT set up to take fingerprints for anyone wish to obtain an Illinois Concealed Carry License. For a list of fingerprint vendors that have been approved by the Illinois State Police - click here

Residents & Government Employees

Fingerprinting is a courtesy the Vernon Hills Police Department (VHPD) provides free of charge for its residents and employees of government entities located in Vernon Hills. With identification, these individuals can come to the station any time. Fingerprinting will be conducted based on staff availability, so it's always good to call ahead, 847-362-4449, then press 1 and our Records Section can help you.

The VHPD will also take LIVESCAN prints for governmental employees or other entities that have LIVESCAN set up with us.

Non-Resident & Private Employers

Any non-resident or employee of a private business who wishes to be fingerprinted will need to come to the police station during the following days / times:
  • Tuesday between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. or between 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
  • Saturday between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

Additional Information

Again, fingerprinting is based on staff availability. There is a $30 cash fee for non-residents and private business employees. If you have any questions, you may contact our Records Department at 847-362-4449, then press 1.