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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.


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Roseville DMV Office To Reopen On Monday

A state Department of Motor Vehicles spokesman has confirmed with CBS13 that the Roseville office will reopen on Monday.


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Roseville DMV Office Closed Because Of Mold

The state Department of Motor Vehicles on Wednesday closed the Roseville field office after tests showed positive results for mold contamination.


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Fatal Crashes On The Rise For 18-Year-Old Drivers

Strong driver’s license laws have led to fewer fatal crashes among 16-year-olds but with a disturbing side effect — more fatal accidents among 18-year-olds, a nationwide study found.


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California Disabled Parking Placards Sent To The Dead

Records show nearly 60,000 of California’s more than 2 million disabled parking placards issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles may have been sent to dead people.


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Call Kurtis: It’s Not Our Truck

A Yuba City couple is facing collections for registration on a truck they no longer own. After going back and forth between the dealership and the DMV it was time to call Kurtis Ming.

CBS13/CW31 Television–06/22/2011

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CHP Officer Hurt During Arrest At Stockton DMV Office

A man upset over an issue at the DMV office in Stockton is under arrest after assaulting a CHP officer who had been called to defuse the situation, according to CHP.

CBS13/CW31 Television–11/29/2010

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DMV Delayed In Processing New Enhanced Licenses

The California Department of Motor Vehicles is about two weeks behind schedule in processing license applications across the state.