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ConsumerWatch: Some Cops Still Unaware Of DMV Registration Grace Period

ConsumerWatch reporter Julie Watts had her own run-in with a San Francisco police officer who tried to give her a ticket for expired registration.

09/09/2011

(CBS)

Good Question: How Much Do Unregistered Cars Cost California?

At a time when the state could use each cent it can get, revenue from DMV fees can really add up. In this Good Question: How much is California losing to residents who drive with out-of-state plates?

KPIX 5–08/18/2011

A sign at a California Department of Motor Vehicles office. (Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

California Drivers Get Extension On July Vehicle Registrations

California motorists whose vehicle registrations are due to expire could find themselves in trouble while driving out of state because the legislature hasn’t decided whether to keep an increase in the vehicle license fee.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/23/2011

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Good Question: How Are DMV Fees Calculated?

From gas, to insurance and registration, driving is not cheap in the Golden State. Mike Lindsay in Los Gatos asked this Good Question: How are DMV registration fees calculated?

KPIX 5–06/08/2011

A sign at a California Department of Motor Vehicles office. (Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

DMV Extending Temporary Licenses Due To Delays

Months after California switched to new driver’s licenses, the Department of Motor Vehicles is still backlogged trying to issue the ID’s.

CBS San Francisco–02/25/2011

A sign at a California Department of Motor Vehicles office. (Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

San Francisco Transgender Woman Sues DMV Over Clerk’s Letter

A transgender woman who received a personal letter at home from a California Department of Motor Vehicles clerk who helped her obtain a new driver’s license is suing the DMV and its now ex-employee.

KPIX 5–02/18/2011

A sign at a California Department of Motor Vehicles office. (Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

DMV Launches New Online Services

The new system allows people to create their own, personalized accounts – much like an online banking website.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/31/2010

A sign at a California Department of Motor Vehicles office. (Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

DMV Employee Quits Amid San Francisco Transgender Privacy Case

A California Department of Motor Vehicles clerk under investigation for mailing a letter to a transgender customer condemning her sex change has quit his job.

KPIX 5–12/16/2010

A sign at a California Department of Motor Vehicles office. (Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

San Francisco Transgender Woman Files Claim Against DMV

A transgender woman says a California Department of Motor Vehicles clerk used a state database to mail her a personal letter at home condemning her sex change.

KPIX 5–12/09/2010

San Francisco DMV office during a furlough Friday. (CBS)

Wait At San Francisco DMV Double The Statewide Average

Furlough Fridays and lighter staffing have meant there is usually a line just to get into the building of the city’s Department of Motor Vehicles office, and wait times typically run almost an hour and a half.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/22/2010

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