DMV Offers Free Real ID Upgrade To Californians Who Renewed Licenses By Mail During PandemicCalifornians who renewed driver's licenses or ID cards during the COVID-19 pandemic are eligible to upgrade to Real ID cards for free, the Department of Motor Vehicles announced Monday.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security Extends Real ID Compliance Date Due to PandemicThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security has extended its full enforcement of Real ID-compliant driver's licenses from Oct. 1, 2021 to 2023 due to the pandemic, DHS officials announced Tuesday.
Security Breach May Have Exposed Millions Of California DMV Vehicle Registration RecordsA security breach at the Department of Motor Vehicles may have exposed vehicle registration information from millions of Californians.
COVID Pandemic: California DMV Suspends Behind-The-Wheel Tests For 2 Weeks Over Rising CasesThe California Department of Motor Vehicles announced Thursday that it plans to suspend all behind-the-wheel driving tests for two weeks amid the surge in COVID-19 cases throughout the state.
REAL ID Deadline To Be Pushed Back At Least A Year Over CoronavirusThe deadline to obtain a REAL ID, federally mandated identification that will be needed for passengers to board aircraft, will be extended.
DMV Settles With Soccer Fan Over Rejected 'COYW' Personalized PlateA California soccer fan has won in his attempt to honor his favorite soccer team with the vanity plate “COYW” -- an acronym for the slogan “Come On You Whites.”
California DMV Earned $51 Million From Selling Drivers' Personal Info Last Year, Report FindsA new report shows the California Department of Motor Vehicles is cashing in by selling drivers' personal information, to the tune of tens of millions of dollars.
California DMV To Close All Offices For Half-Day For Real ID TrainingCalifornia's Department of Motor Vehicles says it will close all offices for a half-day next month to train workers on the federal Real ID program.
3 Million Californians With REAL ID Issues May Not Need Return Visit To DMVFor millions of Californians who obtained a REAL ID card with only one proof of residency, a return visit to the Department of Motor Vehicles may not be needed.
3M Californians With Real ID Need More Proof Of AddressMore than 3 million Californians with federally compliant Real ID driver's licenses will have to provide a second proof of address after the Department of Motor Vehicles failed to ask for it.
Soccer Fan Sues California DMV Over Rejected Personalized PlateA soccer fan claims in a lawsuit that the California Department of Motor Vehicles violated his First Amendment rights by rejecting a personalized license plate he said would celebrate his favorite team.
DMV's New Self-Serve Kiosks Aim To Cut Down Wait TimesOfficials from the California DMV, as well as city leaders, debuted the first self-service kiosk installed in a Bay Area library on Monday.
Brown Orders DMV Audit Amid Hours-Long Wait Times, OutagesGov. Jerry Brown ordered an audit Friday of the Department of Motor Vehicles in light of long wait times at field offices.
Lawmakers To Question California DMV About Long LinesCalifornia lawmakers are seeking answers from the Department of Motor Vehicles about hourslong wait times that have prompted public outcry.
DMV To Add Saturday Hours After Growing Complaints About Long WaitsThe California Department of Motor Vehicles will add Saturday hours after growing complaints about long wait times because of new license requirements.