Confiscation of Fake Driver License in New York

Investigators with the Department of Motor Vehicles in the State of New York confiscated 1,450 fake driver licenses in underage drinking stings in 2012.

The department has 100 investigators who are tasked with battling counterfeit licenses.

Many of the fake licenses were produced overseas and are mailed to customers in the United States.

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Source:  Jesse McKinley, “Black and White and Wallet-Size, Unfit for Faking,” New York Times, March 16, 2013.