I need to have my fingerprints taken. Does Steamboat Springs Police do fingerprinting?

Fingerprinting - SSP ChartApplicants wanting to visit the police staton for fingerprinting will begin the process online by visiting Colorado CABS website. From here, select the reason for your background check from the list of options and click on the + symbol. This section will also provide the fee associated for the specific fingerprinting requirement. 

At this point, applicants will select IdentoGO by IDEMIA, which will then redirect them to IdentoGO’s webpage to setup an appointment.

IdentoGO will be at the Combined Law Enforcement Facility (2027 Shield Drive) every Monday from 9:00am to 4:00pm and will follow the same observed holidays as the city. There is a vendor-processing fee of $10.00 per applicant plus the state and FBI fees (if required). The amount of the state and FBI fees vary by applicant type and other factors determined by the CBI.

For additional questions regarding the process, applicants should visit www.identogo.com or call IdentoGO’s customer service at 844-539-5539.

Sex Offender Fingerprinting

This above process does not include sex offender registration fingerprints. These are taken 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.

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1. How do I apply to be a police officer?
We are seeking the following qualifications

  • High moral standards and a high degree of integrity 
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Dedication to public safety 
  • Emotional stability and ability to deal successfully with stress 
  • Aptitude for police and investigative work
  • Must be 21 years or older at the time of employment;
  • Must possess, or be able to obtain by time of hire, a valid State driver's license without record of suspension or revocation in any State;
  • No felony convictions and disqualifying criminal histories;
  • Applicants must be currently certifiable by the State of Colorado Peace Officer Standards and Training Board

 A Certified Police Officer is an individual currently Colorado P.O.S.T. certified or out-of-state transfer eligible. 

All supplemental questions must be answered for your application to be considered. Our hiring process is selective and we are proud of the high level of professionalism and quality of team members we hire. 

To join our team, you must be available for the following:

  • Ride-Along
  • Written Exam
  • Physical Fitness Test Using Cooper Single Norms
  • Oral Interviews

If successful, the next steps are:

  • Job Suitability Evaluation
  • Background Investigation
  • Chief’s Interview

This position is open until all positions are filled.  An eligibility list may be created from this process.

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