Department of Motor Vehicles

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New York State Troopers: Beware Email Pretending To Be Ticket

Here’s a warning from New York state troopers: If you get a speeding ticket by email, just delete it. State police said the email hoax has been circulating around the country.


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Westchester To Use Facial Recognition Technology To Fight Welfare Fraud

Looking to expose those who have multiple ID’s to get multiple benefits, Westchester County is teaming up with the Department of Motor Vehicles and using facial recognition to fight welfare fraud.


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Schumer Seeks Audit Of All NY Tour Bus Licenses

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is seeking an audit of all tour bus operators in New York following a fatal tour bus crash a week ago in New York City.


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Talking And Driving Will Now Cost You 2 Points

If you haven’t learned to put away that phone while you’re driving maybe you will now that it will cost you two points on your license.


Conn. Phasing Out Lifetime Handicap Parking Passes

WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Disabled Connecticut drivers will soon need to renew handicap parking permits after specific dates rather than holding lifetime passes. The state Department of Motor Vehicles is phasing out permanent disability parking […]


Shooting Causes Traffic Tie-up On I-84 In Connecticut

DANBURY, Conn. (AP) — Officials say a police shooting has snarled traffic on I-84 near Danbury, Conn. The Hartford Courant says a state police officer shot and killed a motorist after a routine traffic stop […]


Conn. Licensing Back Online After Computer Glitch

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut’s Department of Motor Vehicles says a computer glitch that prevented it from issuing and renewing driver’s licenses has been fixed.