Background Check

All new employees must successfully pass a background check.  Please follow the below directions on how to complete the background check through 3M Cogent Systems.

The AAPS Electronic Fingerprint Fee is $48.15.

Go to

Read through the Registration Procedures under Registration

Click Register Online to complete the registration form

Go to Print Site Locations for locations, hours and information regarding what to bring with you

3M Cogent requires current, valid and unexpired picture identification documents.  As a primary form of picture identification, a State issued driver's license may be presented by an applicant when being fingerprinted.  In the absence of a new driver's license, click here for a list of acceptable secondary documents.

Print the Proof of Transaction Receipt, which is under Print Site Locations (you must take your receipt with you to the Print Site Location.