Once upon a time, Finger Print Kits were only available to law enforcement officials and private detectives. But now, as with everything, things have changed. If you want a fingerprinting kit, all you have to do is go online and look for one.
If you are just a casual consumer who wants to mess around with fingerprinting as a hobby or a passing amusement, most any kit is fine for you. But if you are law enforcement official or a notary who is looking to get equipment for their office, then you should be more discerning. There are various finger print kits out there in the market, just as there are vendors who manufacture these kits. If you kare interested in getting a kit or kits from one of these vendors, you should research them thoroughly. Being in law enforcement, this should be an easier job for you than any others.
Once you verify their reliability and success stories, pick a couple and get them to send you some test kits. Check the quality of the Finger Print Powder, inkless fingerprint pad, finger print ink strip and other devices to ascertain if it meets your standards and the standards of your office. If you are satisfied with those look at what else the vendor is supplying. Extras like a Fingerprint Enhancer are very useful to get accurate prints in difficult situations. Then when you are happy with everything, you can recommend that vendor as the person to supply your office.