Fingerprint & Background Checks

The Regional Office of Education #1 is authorized to conduct background checks in the Quincy office for various Illinois agencies approved by the Illinois State Police (e.g. educators, concealed carry, nursing license, security services, etc.)

NOTE:  If you are seeking an educator licensure and are in need of a fingerprint/background check, please click here for educator licensure information

Fingerprinting Hours

Monday through Friday
9:00 - 11:30 am and 2:00 - 4:00 pm


$50 - cash or check accepted. Pay online with debit or credit card


507 Vermont Street, Suite 104, Quincy, IL
Inside the Adams County Courthouse - enter through the West doors on Vermont Street.


Contact: Ginger Scott


Please call in advance to schedule an appointment217.277.2084, or schedule your appointment online below. 
  • Appointments last approximately 20 minutes.
  • Must have a valid driver's license or government-issued state identification with you.
  • An ROE #1 Fingerprinting Authorization Form is required at time of service.  You may fill one out at your appointment time or choose from the list below to download the proper form in advance.

Quincy, IL

Fingerprinting for All Six Counties