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Florida Cabinet Partners with FHP to “Stuff the Charger”

Seleccione aquí para Español ~ Help provide families affected by Hurricane Michael with non-perishable food donations ~  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – This week, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) and its division of the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP), announced the start of its annual “Stuff the Charger” food drive. Today through November […]


El Gabinete de la Florida se asocia con FHP para “Stuff the Charger”

Click here for English ~ Ayudar a proporcionar a las familias afectadas por el huracán Michael donaciones de alimentos no perecederos ~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Esta semana, el Departamento de Seguridad Vial y Vehículos Motorizados de la Florida (DHSMV) y su división de la Patrulla de Carreteras de la Florida (FHP), anunció el inicio de […]


Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Receives Roadway Designation

~ A portion of I-75 in Broward county named in remembrance of State Trooper ~  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. –  As a part of the 2018 legislative session, Senate Bill 382 sponsored by Senator Lauren Book passed where a portion of Interstate 75 (Alligator Alley) between mile marker 24 and mile marker 26 in Broward County was […]


Patrullero de carreteras de Florida recibe designación vial

~ Una parte de la I-75 en el condado de Broward nombrada en conmemoración de Patrullero ~  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Como parte de la sesión legislativa de 2018, el Proyecto de Ley Senatorial 382 patrocinado por la Senadora Lauren Book pasó donde una parte de la Interestatal 75 (Alligator Alley) entre el marcador de la […]


National Teen Driver Safety Week is October 21-27

Seleccione aquí para Español ~ We Arrive Alive campaign focuses on safe driving education to prevent teen crashes ~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. –The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) is joining the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in recognizing National Teen Driver Safety Week from October 21 to 27. DHSMV’s 2018 We […]


La Semana Nacional de la Seguridad del Conductor Adolescente es del 21 al 27 de octubre

Click here for English ~ La campaña de We Arrive Alive se enfoca en la educación de manejo seguro para prevenir choques de adolescentes ~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – El Departamento de Seguridad Vial y Vehículos Motorizados de Florida (DHSMV) se une a la Administración Nacional de Seguridad del Tráfico en Carreteras (NHTSA) para reconocer la […]


DHSMV DESIGNATES OCTOBER AS ECI AWARENESS MONTH

~Floridians are urged to register or update their emergency contact information~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) and To Inform Families First (TIFF) are recognizing October as ECI Awareness Month and urge residents to register or update their emergency contact information (ECI). ECI is a state-supported, secure system […]


139TH BASIC RECRUIT CLASS GRADUATES FROM FHP TRAINING ACADEMY

~ Florida Highway Patrol welcomes 68 new Troopers to the road ~   TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, the 139th basic recruit class of the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) graduated from the FHP Training Academy. These 68 troopers join the more than 1,900 troopers who patrol Florida’s roads each day to provide safety and security to […]


STATEMENT: CFO Letter to Florida Legislature on Protecting Personal Information

If you are covering the recent letter from CFO Jimmy Patronis to the Florida Legislature, please contribute the following quote to DHSMV Executive Director Terry L. Rhodes: “I thank CFO Patronis for taking the initiative to champion such an important issue. Protecting our customers’ personal identifying information is critical, which is why the department took […]


You Snooze, You Lose. Don’t Drive Drowsy!

~ Drowsy Driving Prevention Week reminds motorists to get enough rest to drive alert ~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) is leading the Drowsy Driving Prevention Week campaign starting this Labor Day weekend. DHSMV is partnering with the Florida Department of Transportation, Florida Sheriffs Association, Florida Police […]