Fingerprint-based Background Checks and Applicant Processing


​​​​​​​​Applicant Fingerprinting Services

Gemalto Cogent Applicant Processing Solutions

Gemalto Cogent Applicant Processing Solutions (APS) provide automated, fingerprint based background screening options for state and local agencies. 

Using a mix of private and public sites, citizens in need of a background check for employment and licensing purposes can meet that requirement at convenient, clean locations. 

Private businesses can also use Gemalto technology to perform their own background screening needs.

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APS for Governments

A secure and compliant way to exchange criminal history record information. Choose from a full range of fingerprint collection, submission and result dissemination services customized to fit your agency requirements.

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​ ​Private and Public Fingerprinting Sites

Private and Public Fingerprinting Sites

Employers can streamline their employee background screening process with an in-house APS system. Retail establishments can increase foot traffic​ and generate additional revenue by adding fingerprint services to their existing product offering.

Learn more on Private & Public Fingerprinting Sites

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Information for Applicants​ 

Need to get fingerprinted? Please visit https://cogentid.com​

1. Choose your state

2. If applicable, choose the government agency to which you are submitting your fingerprints

3. Select "Register" (or similar) for applicants

Looking for your fingerprint results? Gemalto does NOT provide results to applicants. Please contact the requesting government agency directly for your results.

 Downloads

  • Fingerprint-based background check services for governments

    Gemalto Cogent Applicant Processing

    Easy, efficient and compliant for agencies and their applicants

    Download the brochure
  • Gemalto Cogent makes digital fingerprinting and applicant processing easy

    Gemalto Cogent Applicant Processing for Private Businesses

    Streamline your employee background screening process with an in-house applicant fingerprinting system

    Download the brochure
  • Add digital fingerprinting services to your current service offering

    Gemalto Cogent Applicant Processing for Retail Businesses

    Easily increase foot traffic and generate additional revenue by adding fingerprinting services to your current service offering

    Download the brochure