Proposed Bill Would Give Drivers More Control Over License PhotoA newly proposed state bill would allow California residents to retake their driver license photos if they pay the extra fee.
California DMV Chief Calls Driver Frustrated By Red TapeA Bay Area man who’s been slogging through red tape at the Department of Motor Vehicles has gotten a surprise phone call from the director of the agency, who called to tell him his new driver license is on its way.
California To End Driver License Suspensions For Unpaid Traffic TicketsCalifornians will no longer face losing their driver's licenses because of unpaid traffic fines starting next month.
California Set To Upgrade Driver LicensesWith a deadline looming, California is planning to spend more than $220 million to bring driver's licenses and state identification cards up to federal standards.
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.
Gov. Brown Proposes Amnesty On Traffic Debt For The PoorGov. Jerry Brown is proposing an amnesty program for Californians who can't afford to pay off spiraling traffic fines and court penalties.
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.
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.
Immigrant Groups Welcome California DMV Report On Unlicensed DriversA California study says unlicensed drivers are the most hazardous motorists on the road.
Calif. Immigrant Advocates Say Licenses Not Enough, Blast Brown VetoesGov. Jerry Brown may have approved a bill allowing some illegal immigrants to get driver’s licenses, but it wasn’t good enough for some immigrant advocates.
Gov. Brown Signs Bill Allowing Driver Licenses For Some Illegal ImmigrantsSome illegal immigrants could get California drivers licenses under a bill signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown.
2 San Rafael DUI Check Points Net 4 ArrestsTwo DUI checkpoints in San Rafael Friday night netted as many drunken driving arrests, San Rafael police said.
Sonoma Co. Man Accused Of Making Fake IDs, Credit CardsA Penngrove man is suspected of running a counterfeit drivers’ license and credit card operation from his home, a Sonoma County sheriff’s lieutenant said.
San Rafael 19-Year-Old Arrested On DUI, Fake ID ChargesOfficers arrested a 19-year-old San Rafael woman suspected of driving under the influence and possessing multiple false identification cards in Marin County early Sunday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.