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License Plate Thieves Targeting Cars For Vehicle Registration Stickers

Nicole Mullenaux just replaced the license plate on the back of her minivan after thieves took her old one while she was out shopping on Tuesday in Placerville.



Credit Card Information At Risk After DMV Vendor Compromised

DMV administrators say internal computer systems weren’t compromised, but that two external vendors hired to process customers’ credit card information were possibly hacked.


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California Pushes To Finish Driverless Car Rules

DMV considering how to regulate cars that rely on computers to do the driving.


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School Bus Driver’s ‘NOT SEE’ License Plate Sparks Outrage

A San Diego Unified School District bus driver is being criticized for his vanity license plates that read “NOT SEE.”


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DMV To Close Roseville Office For Relocation

The Department of Motor Vehicles’ Roseville office will be relocating.


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Sacramento Sees Continued High Job Vacancies Within Criminal Justice

Criminal justice continues to be a burgeoning field for job seekers.



Call Kurtis: How To Avoid A Costly Mistake When Using Online Bill Pay

Many of us pay our bills online. It’s fast, easy and convenient. But a Modesto woman called Kurtis after the DMV fees she paid through her bank didn’t end up renewing her car registration.



Call Kurtis Investigates: DMV Computer Problems Shut Down Offices Again

Customers were turned around Tuesday morning at DMV offices across the state in the latest of dozens of computer failures this year keeping Californians from registering their cars or renewing their driver’s licenses.


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Lawmakers Scramble To Amend Bills For Specialty License Plates

California lawmakers trying to establish new specialty license plates this year said Wednesday they are moving quickly to amend their bills and enact safeguards to ensure the money is spent as promised.


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DMV Apologizes For Misrepresenting 9-11 License Plate Program

Shorty after 9-11, lawmakers approved the commemorative plate to help victims’ families and anti-terrorism efforts.


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Governor Orders Audit Of Specialty License Plate Program

Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday ordered an audit of California’s specialty license plate program after a review by The Associated Press found there was little oversight of the $250 million raised over 20 years.


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DMV Sting Issues 139 Citations To Unlicensed Car Dealers

The California Department of Motor Vehicles launched a daylong sting Saturday, issuing 139 citations to unlicensed car dealers posing as private sellers.