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WYDOT starts issuing new, more secure driver licenses and ID cards

Wyoming’s driver licenses and identification cards will now be more secure and harder to counterfeit.

The Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) recently started issuing new state driver licenses and ID cards that have extra security features. Those whose cards are expiring will receive a new driver license or identification card, which look different from the current licenses and ID cards. WYDOT started issuing the new licenses and ID cards in December.

“The new cards are made up of a polycarbonate material,” said WYDOT Driver Services Program Manager Misty Dobson. “The new cards have 1...