News Releases 2006-2010


12/28/2010Sandoval Announces Plans To Appoint Director Of DMV

12/21/2010DMV Catches Airport Worker Using False Identity

12/1/2010Nationwide Alert for ID Fraud Suspect

11/22/2010"Vehicle Alert" Postcard Not from Nevada DMV

11/8/2010DMV Improving Services with Shorter Wait Times

9/30/2010Smog Check System Wins Award

8/16/2010DMV Vehicle Information Database an Award Finalist

6/30/2010DMV Releases Motorcycle Specialty Plates

5/27/2010Names of Deceased Allegedly Used in ID Fraud

5/24/2010Planned Outage for Licensing on Saturday

5/3/2010DMV to Issue Standard Driver Licenses

4/30/2010Advanced Secure Issuance Myths, Facts and Answers

4/27/2010Hearings on Driver License Regulations Rescheduled

3/19/2010DMV to Receive Award for Driver’s Licenses March 22

3/18/2010DMV Implements Nevada LIVE Online Services

3/8/2010DMV Asks Motorists to Wait for a New License

2/26/2010Facial Recognition System Match Leads to Fugitive's Arrest

2/26/2010DMV Adjusts New License Rollout Schedule

2/19/2010ASI Licenses and ID Cards Debut in Las Vegas Monday

2/10/2010No Driver’s Licenses or Identification Cards at DMV Offices Saturday

2/8/2010ASI Licenses and ID Cards Debut in Reno Thursday

1/29/2010Insurance Cards Now Required at the DMV

1/8/201010 Men Indicted for Falsifying Vehicle Emissions Tests (USDOJ)

1/7/2010ASI Licenses and ID Cards Debut in Carson City Monday


12/9/2009Governor Signs Emergency Driver’s License Regulations

12/7/2009Carson, Reno Offices to Close at Noon

12/7/2009DMV Northern Offices Closed Due to Inclement Weather

11/16/2009Mesquite DMV Office to Move

11/4/2009Governor Gibbons to Present Gold Star License Plates

10/27/2009Former DMV Employee Arrested

10/22/2009Remodeling Affects Commercial License Testing

8/27/2009Governmental Services Tax Hike Begins Sept. 1, New Notices

6/30/2009Testing Fees, Diesel Emissions Changes on Tap July 1

6/18/2009Gardnerville office, Reno and Sparks Express Offices Close June 24

6/15/2009DMV Continues ID Fraud Arrests

5/29/2009Nevada Changes Motor Carrier Temporary Trip Permit Requirements

4/14/2009DMV Doubles Arrests for ID Fraud

2/23/2009Mesquite DMV Adds Kiosk

1/28/2009Farrokh Hormazdi named DMV deputy director

1/27/2009Sex Offender Nabbed for Using Dead Brother's ID

1/27/2009DMV Debuts Online Vehicle Registration

1/7/2009New Driver Licenses Debut in Las Vegas


12/18/2008DMV Technology Identifies Carson City Identity Thief

12/16/2008Facial Recognition System Helps Nab Welfare Cheat

10/10/2008Parking Lot Construction at Carson DMV

10/9/2008New License Design and Issue System at Carson DMV

9/29/2008The DMV Is On The Move in the Carson Valley

7/31/2008Next-Generation DMV Kiosks Offer Driver Histories

1/28/2008Feds Grant Nevada Real ID Extension


10/22/2007DMV Arrests Business Owner on Forgery Charges

7/20/2007DMV Issues Warning on Non-State Web Site

6/26/2007New Law Requires Registration of Certain Vehicles

5/22/2007DMV Extradites Identity Theft Suspect

4/4/2007No Need for TJ Maxx Customers to Call DMV

3/19/2007DMV Enforcement Officers Arrest Auto Broker on Five Felony Counts

1/19/2007DMV Back to Normal After Computer Outage

1/8/2007DMV Unveils New Kiosk Locations


12/28/200630-Hour Driver's Ed Now Required in Pahrump

10/25/2006Pahrump DMV Office to Move

9/12/2006Debit Card Option Adds Convenience, Saves Tax Dollars

7/6/2006Six Las Vegas Taxi Companies Cited for Fraudulent Registrations

4/13/2006Director Lewis, self-service kiosks honored for excellence

4/3/2006DMV Decatur Office Grand Opening

3/30/2006Advisory: Governor to cut ribbon at new DMV office

3/3/2006DMV Closes Carey Office, Gets Ready for New Decatur Facility

2/23/2006New DMV Office to Offer Services After Hours

1/17/2006DMV Self-Service Kiosks Now at Henderson, Las Vegas AAA Offices