• 2020

    FHP, FLHSMV Mourn the Loss of Trooper Joseph Bullock

    Seleccione aquí para EspañolTALLAHASSEE, Fla. – FLHSMV Executive Director Terry L. Rhodes and Florida Highway Patrol Colonel Gene Spaulding released the following statement regarding the passing of FHP Trooper Joseph Bullock: “Today, the entire Florida Highway Patrol and FLHSMV family is heartbroken as we mourn the tragic loss of Troop…

  • 2020

    Stay at the Scene - You Could Save a Life

    Seleccione aquí para Español ~ FLHSMV leads Hit and Run Awareness Month campaign this February to solve - and prevent future - hit and run cases ~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – This February, for Hit and Run Awareness Month, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) is reminding all motorists to Stay at the Scene when involve…

  • 2020

    When You See Flashing Lights, Move Over, Florida, It's The Law

    Seleccione aquí para Español~ FLHSMV emphasizes the critical message of giving first responders and utility workers room to work ~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – January is Move Over month and the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) urges all motorists to move over for emergency and service vehicles stopped along the road…

  • 2020

    Warning Period Ends For Wireless Communications While Driving Law in Florida

    Seleccione aquí para Español ~ Starting January 1, 2020, motorists in Florida can be stopped and cited for texting and driving and holding a wireless device in a designated school crossing, school zone, or active work zone. ~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV), with its division of the Flo…

  • 2019

    FLHSMV Highlights Major 2019 Accomplishments in Pursuit of A Safer Florida

    Seleccione aquí para EspañolTALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) is highlighting major accomplishments of 2019, all in pursuit of the department’s vision: A Safer Florida. FLHSMV has gone above and beyond in 2019 to more efficiently and effectively execute its core mission, including: pr…