News Releases

The Department of Motor Vehicles and Public Safety split into separate departments on July 1, 2001. Department of Public Safety news releases after that date are on the DPS web site.

July 1 - December 31, 2001

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DMV Begins License Plate Reissue - November 26, 2001

Holiday Postpones DMV Travel Team Visit - October 31, 2001

DMV Travel Team To Cancel Fernley Visit - September 5, 2001

Guinn Names Kirkland Head of Public Safety, Lewis Head of DMV as Agency Splits
Governor's News Release - August 16, 2001

DMV Travel Team To Cancel Fernley Visit - August 6, 2001

DMV Employee Injured - July 27, 2001

DMV Clarifies Vehicle Inspection Policy - July 23, 2001

Tonopah DMV Office to Close August 2-3 for Remodeling - July 19, 2001

Mesquite DMV Office Closed Due to Flood - July 6, 2001

Henderson DMV Office Closed Again - July 3, 2001

Henderson DMV Office Closed Due to Heat - July 2, 2001

January 1 - June 30, 2001

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Office of Traffic Safety Launches "Why Risk It" Advertising Campaign - May 30, 2001

NHP, NDI Complete Clandestine Lab Training - June 21, 2001

NHP Cadets Graduate from Academy - June 15, 2001

DMV&PS Employees Roll Up Sleeves to Save Lives - June 7, 2001

New Name for DMV Web Services - May 30, 2001

DMV&PS Director Names Chief of Nevada Division of Investigation - May 24, 2001

Parole and Probation Deputy Chief Appointed in Las Vegas - May 23, 2001

State Computer Delays DMV Operations - May 21, 2001

Skeletal Remains Found in Limbo Mountain Range Identified - May 9, 2001

May is National Bike Month - May 11, 2001

Nevada Rider Motorcycle Safety Program Kicks Off Awareness Program - May 2, 2001

DMV Expands Hours for Customer Service Phone Room - March 25, 2001

Director Kirkland to Give Keynote Address to Nevada Highway Patrol Academy Graduates - April 5, 2001

Tri-Net Task Force Seeks Public' Help on Information Regarding a Mysterious Hazardous Materials Delivery - March 30, 2001

DMV Travel Team Resumes Service to Pioche - March 21, 2001

Sahara DMV Office to Close for Remodeling - March 19, 2001

NDI Featured on National TV - March 2, 2001

NDI Seeks Public's Help in Identifying Homicide Victim - February 20, 2001

Parole and Probation Arrests Child Pornography Suspect - February 9, 2001

New Office of Traffic Safety Chief Sends Personal Message to Parents About Child Passenger Safety - February 8, 2001

DMV&PS Builds Technology Weapon to Combat Domestic Violence. - February 9, 2001

DMV Travel Team Resumes Service to Eureka - February 7, 2001

DMV&PS's Criminal Justice Assistance Launches "Falcon's Nest" - February 6, 2001

State Offers Training on Juvenile Firesetters - February 6, 2001

NHP, Metro Arrest Utah Most-Wanted Suspects - February 22, 2001

State Fire Fatalities Increase in 2000 - January 26, 2001

DMV&PS Director Names New Chief of Parole and Probation - January 17, 2001

Northern Nevada Auto Task Force Busts Fraudulent ID Ring - January 9, 2001

Pahrump Smoke Detector Program Saves Lives - January 9, 2001

Smoking Vehicle Observation Report News Releases
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10 Tips to Keep Vehicles Smoke Free
Smog Smart Trivia
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Smoking Vehicles Cause Summer Blues
Clean Air and Saving Money Go Hand in Hand
October is National Car Care Month
DMV Encourage Drivers to Drive Healthy
Smart Car Buying Checklist
DMV Helps Drivers Identify Bad Visible Exhaust in Winter
Love Is In The Air, But So Is Pollution
Clean Air is a Phone Call Away