Text Message Phishing Scam Poses As California DMV And Asks For REAL ID Information UpdateThe California DMV issued an alert this week about a text message phishing scam related to REAL ID compliance.
California Settles Lawsuit With Soccer Fan Over Vanity PlateA California soccer fan has won in his attempt to honor his favorite soccer team with the vanity plate “COYW” -- an acronym for the slogan “Come On You Whites.”
DMV Approves Autonomous Delivery Vehicles For TestingThe California DMV approved the testing and commercial-use of autonomous vehicles on California's public roads.
California DMV Revealed Private Information On 3,200 Drivers
California Makes It Illegal To Sell DMV AppointmentsSelling appointments at the California DMV is now against the law.
Drivers Texting Or Holding A Phone Will Get A Point If Caught TwiceDrivers caught texting or holding a cell phone in California will soon have a point added to their record under certain circumstances.
California DMV Now Charging Service Fee For All Debit And Credit Card TransactionsThe California Department of Motor Vehicles now charges a service fee to all customers paying with a debit or credit card.
One Year From Today You Must Have A Real IDOne year from today people will need a REAL ID to fly domestically or enter secure federal facilities or military bases.
DMV Will Close For Half-Day To Better Train Staff To Handle REAL ID RequestsDMV offices will close statewide next month for what it's calling "Operation Excellence: DMV Training."
California Says It's Now In Compliance With US Real ID RulesThe California Department of Motor Vehicles says it is now in full compliance with federal requirements for so-called Real ID driver licenses or identification cards.
3 Million Californians With REAL ID Issues May Not Need Return Visit To DMVFor millions of Californians who obtained a REAL ID card with only one proof of residency, a return visit to the Department of Motor Vehicles may not be needed.
Californians Could Soon Register Their Vehicle Every Other YearA new bill would allow Californians to register their vehicles with the DMV every other year.
DMV May Start Letting People Pay With Credit CardsThe California Department of Motor Vehicles currently does not allow drivers to use credit cards to pay fees, but that could change starting next July.
Homeland Security Says DMV Did Not Comply With REAL ID Regulations, 2.3M IDs Already IssuedCalifornians must now submit two documents proving their residency. For the 2.3 million people who already got their REAL ID, they will have to submit a second document when they renew their ID.
Gov. Brown Names Longtime DMV Employee As Agency's Acting DirectorCalifornia's troubled department of motor vehicles will get a new leader Dec. 31.