DMV Offices Across California Stay Closed For Half-Day Employee TrainingThe half-day training will prepare employees for the onslaught of federally-mandated REAL ID applications and reinforce training on customer service.
Dozens Of DMV Offices To Open Earlier To Help Reduce Wait Times69 offices across the state will open at 7 a.m. instead of 8 a.m. every weekday except Wednesday.
LA Hikes Penalty For Disabled Parking Placard Abuse To $1,100The penalty for misusing disabled parking placards was hiked from $343 to a whopping $1,100 by the Los Angeles City Council.
Calif. DMV Gets Last-Minute Extension To Fix REAL ID SnafuPrior to the extension, according to the DHS website, beginning Jan. 22 Californians would not have been allowed to board a plane without a secondary form of ID, such as a passport.
Real ID Snafu To Likely Extend California DMV Wait TimesThe California DMV says Homeland Security officials changed their minds in November, and now require two proofs of residency to be shown at the DMV office in order to receive a Real ID.
California Secretary Of State Blames DMV For Voter Registration 'Mistakes'Secretary of State Alex Padilla angrily criticized Department of Motor Vehicles officials Tuesday after they improperly registered about 1,500 people to vote in November’s election.
With 'Clean Air' Stickers Expiring In 2019, Nearly 250K Drivers Getting Kicked Out Of Carpool LanesStarting in January, only persons who purchased clean air cars from 2017 to 2018 will be able to use the High-Occupancy Vehicle lanes as a party of one.
California DMV Mishandled Thousands Of Voter RegistrationsThe Department of Motor Vehicles says agency technicians may have botched about 23,000 Californians' voter registrations under the state's new "motor voter" law, according to a letter Wednesday from the department.
Lines At The DMV -- Not Exactly The Fast Lane Just YetIt's been reported customers have waited up to six hours.
DMV Director Asks For More Money To Cut Wait Times, But Resists AuditDMV Director Jean Shiomoto was grilled by lawmakers on wait times that spiked several months ago as Californians update their licenses to meet new federal security standards known as Real ID.
'Shoot Them All At The Border': DMV Employee Investigated For Facebook Comment On ImmigrantsAn Oregon DMV employee is put on leave while the state Department of Transportation investigates the Facebook comment.
Long Lines At DMV Get Longer As Demand For New 'Real' I.D.s Ramps UpSean Cutting was there to take the written test and he had a two-hour wait.
New 'Smart' License Plate Could Help You Avoid DMV Lines, Announce Your Car's Been Stolen, But Is It Worth The Cost?The plate would be able to change to show charitable causes, as they do now, notify nearby drivers the car is stolen, or even show Amber Alerts.
DMV Glitch Might Affect Recent Payments For Tags, Licenses, Says Agency"Transactions completed online, by phone and at Self-Service Terminals could be affected," the agency said on its website.
California DMV Opens Up Applications For Federally-Compliant Real IDCalifornia is now accepting applications for a new type of ID that will soon be required at all federal checkpoints and to get on a plane.