I lost my ID and need to get a new one. I have an innactive warrant. Does DPS search for warrants when you go in for ID in TX

Asked over 1 year ago - Houston, TX

I'm not trying to get a drivers license just an ID

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  1. Macy Michelle Jaggers


    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . Yes. They can't arrest you if you don't have an active warrant, but it still sounds like you're rolling the dice to me.

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  2. Bart Charles Craytor

    Contributor Level 17

    Answered . Ms. Jaggers is correct... DPS does check for warrants when issuing ID's and DL's. You are rolling the dice. You may want to take care of the warrant before going to DPS. Good Luck

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