San Francisco Sheriff Mirkarimi: Suspended Driver License Issue ResolvedSan Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi Tuesday said a problem that led to his driver’s license being suspended has been resolved.
Palo Alto Burglary Suspect Who Left Driver License Behind Arrested 30 Minutes LaterPolice arrested a burglar Monday morning after she accidentally dropped her driver’s license while struggling with the homeowner to get away.
Suspended Driver’s Licenses Disproportionately Affects Low-Income California ResidentsA new study shows how suspended driver's licenses disproportionately affect low-income Californians who are not likely to pay the fines to get their licenses back.
Undocumented Immigrants Swamp DMV Offices; Many Are Failing Written TestA week into the new California law allowing undocumented immigrants to get driver licenses, Bay Area Department of Motor Vehicle offices have been swamped with new applicants, while many are being turned away after initially failing the written test.
Russia Bans Gay Drivers To 'Reduce Deaths From Traffic Accidents'Decree Number 1604 gives officials the right to deny drivers licenses to people with certain "disorders." The list includes everything from sexual preference and gender identity, to schizophrenia and pathological gambling.
Should We Digitize Driver’s Licenses? Iowa Residents Will Soon Have That OptionIowa residents will soon have the option of having their driver's license digitized and available on their smartphones, one analyst says privacy issues could arise in the case of a routine traffic stop.
California Attorney General Warns Undocumented Immigrants Against Driver’s License ScamsCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris is issuing a warning to undocumented immigrants to beware of scams that offer help to obtain a driver's license or obtain legal status under President Obama's Deferred Action Program.
New Category Of California Driver's License Being Created For Undocumented ImmigrantsCalifornia driver’s licenses will have a new category for undocumented immigrants come January.
DMV Opening New Outlets To Accommodate Undocumented Immigrants In CaliforniaThe DMV is opening new temporary outlets to accommodate an expected surge in demand from undocumented immigrants in California.
Illegal Immigrants Warned To Study Hard For Their California Driver’s License Written Test Illegal immigrants hoping to obtain their California driver’s license come January are being encouraged to study for the written test. The preparation is a warning following Nevada’s recent high-failure rates.
San Jose Police: Scammers Charging Undocumented Immigrants For Driver’s LicensesScammers are trying to convince immigrants that they can get them a valid license now, and even posing as DMV staff and lawyers in some cases, charging as much as $1000.
Phil Matier: Undocumented Immigrants Driver License Bill Approved With ConditionsThe recently approved bill, AB60, allowing undocumented immigrants in California to get driver's licenses includes a requirement that the new licenses carry a feature distinguishing them from those for legal residents and that has some concerned that people who get the new licenses could be discriminated against.