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.
Lawsuit Aims To End Most Limits On California Personalized License PlatesCalifornia may have to end most restrictions on personalized license plate language that some might find offensive.
Californians Celebrate Shorter DMV Wait Times During HolidaysThe Department of Motor Vehicles may be one of the last places you want to spend a holiday, but many Californians are spending parts of the holiday week celebrating shorter wait times.
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 Revealed Private Information On 3,200 DriversCalifornia's Department of Motor Vehicles says it improperly disclosed private information to seven other government agencies on more than 3,000 people who had been under some type of criminal investigation.
GOP Attorney Sues California, DMV For Alleged Violations With 'Motor Voter' ProgramA Republican lawyer who has waged lawsuits on behalf of the Trump administration is suing California and its Department of Motor Vehicles.
All California DMV Offices Close For Half-Day Employee TrainingThe California Department of Motor Vehicles announced a statewide employee training to take place Wednesday morning that will push back the beginning of operating hours at all DMV offices to 1 p.m.
Gov. Gavin Newsom Announces Changes At Troubled DMVCalifornia's DMV is trying to improve customer service, but Gov. Gavin Newsom cautioned Tuesday the agency's long wait times and other troubles aren't over.
San Rafael Police Warn Public After Craigslist Car Sale ScamPolice in San Rafael are warning the public after a resident was lured into buying a stolen rental pickup truck from Texas.
DMV Warns Of 'Summer Surge' As Millions Seek REAL IDsCalifornians seeking to replace their current driver's licenses with federally mandated REAL IDs should expect longer wait times at Department of Motor Vehicle offices this summer.
California DMV Reveals Non-Citizens May Have Been Registered To VoteAt least one non-citizen and perhaps many more were improperly registered to vote in California by the Department of Motor Vehicles, prompting the secretary of state to demand a new investigation of the embattled agency Monday.