New Bill Would Allow Drivers To Take Up To 3 License Photos -- For A DonationA new bill from Brea Assemblyman Phillip Chen would add a new section to the state vehicle code that would allow anyone applying for a driver’s license to take up to three photos.
Report: California DMV Bringing In $50M Annually By Selling Motorists' Personal InformationA report released Tuesday says that the California DMV makes $50 million per year by selling motorists' personal information.
California DMV Data Breach Exposed Thousands Of Drivers' Social Security InformationThe California Department of Motor Vehicles said Tuesday that a data breach improperly shared social security information of more than 3,000 drivers with seven governmental agencies.
DMV To Close Statewide For Half-Day To Re-Train Employees And Prepare For REAL ID ApplicationsThe training period will focus on preparing employees for the unprecedented volume of REAL ID applications and reinforce training on providing "excellent" customer service.
Already Have Your California REAL ID? You May Have A Real ProblemIf you’re one of the more than 3 million people who already obtained a REAL ID, you may have more work to do.
New DMV Handbook Will Remind Drivers Of Civil Rights During Traffic StopsNew legislation requires the DMV to remind California drivers of their rights, including how to file a complaint against a peace officer.
California Has Issued More Than A Million Driver's Licenses To Undocumented ImmigrantsThe California Department of Motor Vehicles announced Wednesday that more than a million undocumented immigrants have received driver's licenses since Assembly Bill 60, "The Safe and Responsible Drivers Act," was signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown in 2015.
Report: California DMV Employee Stole Identities With Driver's License RecordsThe fraudulent activity began in Dec. 2016 and resulted in the employee being charged with 18 counts, including bank fraud and identity theft.
California Issues 605,000 Driver's Licenses To ImmigrantsCalifornia issued more than a half-million driver's licenses under a new law granting the identifying documents to immigrants who may be in the country illegally.
Eye On Safety, California Sets Rules For Self-Driving CarsCalifornia regulators have unveiled a roadmap that would let consumers begin using self-driving cars, though manufacturers would have to prove the emerging technology is safe before a licensed driver could get chauffeured around town.
DMV, CalVet Introduce 'Veteran' Designation On Driver Licenses, IDsJust in time for Veteran’s Day, the California DMV and Department of Veterans Affairs say veterans can now apply for a “Veteran” designation on their driver licenses and identification cards.