Live Scan and Ink Fingerprinting Services Since 2003



We provide Live Scan and Ink Fingerprinting Services for the entire L.A, San Bernardino and Ventura areas and the entire U.S. AMERITEK ID is committed to quality service, protecting our clients’ sensitive information and superior results.

AMERITEK ID, founded in 2003, was the first private DOJ and FBI certified Live Scan service provider in California. We are insured and bonded, and licensed in the City of Los Angeles. Prior to 2003 only law enforcement and facilitating agencies were permitted to transmit fingerprint records for Applicant criminal background checks.

The demand for the Applicant Fingerprinting Program continues to grow. Legislators and various public, and private organizations recognize the importance of fingerprint-based background checks. They verify identity and help to ensure public safety.  The processing of Live Scan fingerprint records is quick, accurate and cost effective. Private Live Scan service providers help to make Live Scan more convenient and accessible for those who need it.

Our Commitment

Ameritek ID LogoAMERITEK ID is committed to quality service, protecting our clients’ sensitive information and superior results. The Terms and Conditions set forth by our authorizing agency — The California Department of Justice — are strictly adhered to. We take every measure possible to meet our commitment to the community. We utilize state-of-the-art Live Scan systems with exceptional performance and portability. Our equipment is impeccably maintained and cleaned after each record is captured. Our tables are updated regularly to insure our clients’ the most current processing pathways.

Client records are purged after 40 days to insure their safety. At no time do any of the AMERITEK ID staff use our Live Scan systems to access the internet which could allow for a possible security breach. Copies of Client Live Scan forms are kept locked and secure, with limited authorized access only. Client personal information is never shared. As per the DOJ Terms & Conditions copies of Client expired Live Scan forms are shredded after one year. At the time of shredding an AMERITEK ID staffers is present to confirm all documents have been properly disposed of. Our staff experts are Department of Justice certified fingerprint technicians. The receive intensive training not only in proper fingerprint rolling techniques but also in government documents and request forms. Many of our field professionals are former law enforcement personnel. They bring you years of combined experience in technology, Live Scan and the law.

At AMERITEK ID we know our job. Fingerprinting is what we do and we take our job seriously. It is our goal to provide you with the “best of the best” of Live Scan service.

Awards and Commendations

Certificate of Recognition - 2009

Certificate of Recognition

California State Senate
Senator Alex Padilla

Awarded to AMERITEK ID for its service to the community.

Certificate of Appreciation - 2009

Certificate of Appreciation

Amber Center for Missing & Exploited Children
Awarded to AMERITEK ID for its support, service & dedication to
Child Safety Programs.

Best of Los Angeles - 2009

Fingerprinting Category

US Commerce Association
Awarded to AMERITEK ID as a Los Angeles company that enhances the positive image of small businesses through service to its customers and community.

Business Opportunities

Business opportunities with AmeritekAAP ID Centers is a licensed division of AMERITEK ID Inc. AMERITEK ID was the first private DOJ and FBI certified Live Scan service provider in California.

AAP ID Centers are insured, bonded and licensed in their cities of operation. AAP ID Centers are a part of the AMERITEK ID Live Scan service network. They are to provide centrally located walk-in and mobile Live Scan service within their designated communities. As an important part of the AMERITEK ID Live Scan network, AAP ID Centers must uphold the same quality standards and policies.


Employment with AmeritekFingerprint Technicians – Part Time

Mobile Live Scan fingerprint technicians for Orange County, Los Angeles and Ventura County. Position to be based our of our Los Angeles office. Candidates must be experienced in Live Scan fingerprinting and have a valid California FP Certificate and ID Number. Candidates must be computer proficient with a minimum typing speed of 50 wpm, have own car, insurance and good driving record.

Excellent hourly rate, mileage reimbursement and performance bonuses. Please fax resumes to (818) 783-7531, attention Human Resources.