Beginning on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, the Knox County Sheriff’s Office will be making changes to their fingerprint, background check, and concealed carry application procedure. The days and hours of service will remain the same, however, an appointment will need to be made prior to your arrival. To schedule an appointment, please call 740-399-3927 or 740-397-3333 and use the web check option (#5). Appointments are scheduled in 15-minute intervals and same-day appointments may be available. Appointments are available on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday between 9:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., and from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.