After you complete and submit your application, you have 30 days to submit your fingerprints.
Here’s the language taken directly from the NJ State Police website:
You must be fingerprinted using the MorphoTrust form provided at the end of the Security Officer application.
This form is already filled out with the required information for fingerprinting. I
f you do not use the correct form provided, we will not receive your fingerprint information and you will need to be printed again.
Out of state or those applicants who work or reside beyond a twenty (20) mile radius of the New Jersey border will be permitted to submit “ink and roll” fingerprint cards.
These applicants may submit cards directly to the Private Detective Unit.
These cards must be accompanied by the completed Universal Form and a check payable to MorphoTrust,
Do NOT submit fingerprint cards directly to MorphoTrust.
Please forward the two (2) “ink and roll” fingerprint cards per application, the properly completed Universal Form and check or money order payable to MorphoTrust in the correct amount to:
NJ SORA CONTACT INFORMATION
New Jersey State Police
Private Detective Unit SORA/Fingerprinting
PO Box 7068
West Trenton, NJ 08628