Oakland Looks To Repay Residents Hurt By War On Drugs With Marijuana Dispensary LicensesOakland city leaders are considering new rules for issuing marijuana club permits, which would favor people who have been convicted of pot crimes.
Veterans Can Add Status To California License, ID Cards Starting ThursdayVeterans of the U.S. military can add the word Veteran to the front of their driver's license or California identification card starting Thursday.
Black California License Plates Finally Available For Car LoversClassic car lovers in California can rejoice in the news that brand new versions of those iconic black license plates are finally available for ordering.
California Drivers Can Now Contest Traffic Tickets Without Having To Pay Fine FirstA state judicial council voted Monday to unanimously approve a rule change that will allow California drivers to contest traffic violations without first paying for them.
Personal Information Collected By License Plate Readers May Be Available To Anyone Who AsksIf you drive a car through the Bay Area, chances are good that police have photos of your license plate, and data on where you’ve been, and that information may be available to anyone who asks for it.
Strangers Are Listening To Everything You Ask Apple's SiriPeople may be disturbed to know everything they whisper to Apple's personal assistant software Siri is not only recorded, but has also been listened to by a total stranger.
Black Market Bars Selling Booze Popping Up In Bay Area Homes, GaragesIt looks like any other house on the block, but inside police say it’s the modern day version of a speakeasy, selling something called summer coolers.
Uber Database Breach Leaks 50,000 Drivers' Names, License NumbersUber says a database containing the names and drivers' license numbers of 50,000 of its drivers was breached in May.
San Francisco Bar's Liquor License Suspended After Employee Allegedly Caught Selling Cocaine, MarijuanaThe California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control announced Wednesday that the liquor license at a Polk Street bar in San Francisco has been suspended for 30 days.
Uber Denies Suspending Drivers For Registering Vehicles As CommercialUber has allegedly been under fire for suspending some of its drivers after complying with advice from California officials. But the app-based, commercial ride-booking service says that's not the case.
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.
Suspect Arrested In Novato After Automatic License Plate Reader Discovers Stolen CarOfficers arrested a suspect after a patrol car equipped with an automatic license plate reader discovered a stolen vehicle with stolen plates Saturday in Novato, police said.
Fastrak Averages 33 Mistaken Toll Violations Per DayEvery day, an average of 33 car owners are mistakenly accused of failing to pay a toll on a Bay Area Bridge, and many of those say fighting Fastrak’s mistakes can be time consuming and frustrating.
SF Bar Allegedly Charging Extra For Female Company Shut DownThe California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control Thursday closed a San Francisco bar for 45 days, alleging that patrons were being charged a surcharge on drinks in return for female company.