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3M Cogent

Applicant Processing and Fingerprinting Services

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Secure application, seamless integration

3M Cogent offers a range of applicant fingerprinting options that can be easily customized to link to major background check databases. 3M Cogent has worked in conjunction with state agencies, police agencies and businesses to provide statewide access to applicant fingerprint processing services for fingerprint-based background checks. Statewide coverage is available in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

LiveScan solutions are available for private agencies that need to fingerprint their own employees. For public agencies and businesses that wish to join the 3M Cogent Applicant Fingerprint processing network, partnership opportunities are available.

California Peer Service Provider
California Peer Service Provider

3M Cogent offers California Department of Justice (Cal-DOJ)–certified LiveScan Fingerprint Solutions to private background check service providers in California.
FBI Channeling
FBI Channeling

As an authorized FBI Channeling Agency, 3M Cogent provides criminal history searches for non-criminal applicants entering professions where federal mandates require fingerprint-based background checks.
Ohio WebCheck and National WebCheck
National WebCheck

3M Cogent has worked in conjunction with the state of Ohio to develop a system that facilitates criminal fingerprint background checks at both the state and federal levels.
SWFT Electronic Fingerprinting Products and Services
SWFT Electronic Fingerprinting Products and Services

3M Cogent offers Electronic Fingerprinting Products and Services to facility security officers who need to submit their National Industrial Security Program applicants for security clearance to the Office of Personnel Management and FBI.
For officers who need to convert their ink-based fingerprint cards to electronic format, 3M Cogent offers a card conversion service that meets submission standards to the Secure Web Fingerprint Transmission (SWFT) portal.

For officers who prefer to capture fingerprints electronically, 3M Cogent offers several certified LiveScan solution configurations.

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