Automated Print Identification

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The Automated Print Identification Section (API) oversees all programs dealing with fingerprints and palm prints for law enforcement and applicant agencies in Michigan, specializing in the Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS), Live Scan, Mobile ID, and Ten-print Analysis and Identification Unit. This section also manages AFIS Latent equipment at 19 locations, interfaces to the Criminal History System, Statewide Network of Agency Photos (SNAP), the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) AFIS, Repository for Individuals of Special Concern (RISC), and US Homeland Security AFIS.

Contact the API Section: 517-284-3168