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This DMV Unit investigates complaints received from the citizens of Connecticut, tax assessors and police departments with regard to any criminal matter in which the Connecticut DMV or a customer is a victim; or regarding vehicles registered out-of-state that are owned by someone residing in Connecticut.
A resident of this state who operates a motor vehicle he or she owns with license plates issued by another state shall be fined $1,000.
Registration Compliance cases must include:
All complaints must be in writing and sent to:
Department of Motor Vehicles
Investigations Unit - Room 145
60 State St.
Wethersfield, CT 06161
Below are the Connecticut General Statutes pertaining to residents who fail to obtain a Connecticut driver's license or vehicle registration.
Definition of CT resident: CGS 14-1
Fail to register your vehicle in CT: CGS 14-12(a)
Fail to obtain a CT license: CGS 14-36(b)(2)
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