Democratic Mayor Mike Johnston of Denver, Colorado had his car stolen once again in October, but the car has since been recovered.
This was not the first time Johnston had his car stolen.
Colorado leads the United States in motor vehicle theft, with auto theft rising by an astonishing 17.2 percent in the first half of 2022. (Trending: Biden Shamefully Removes God From National Address)
— FOX31 Denver KDVR (@KDVR) November 29, 2023
“A crime is a crime,” Democratic state Sen. Rachel Zenzinger said.
“It doesn’t matter if you’re a moderate income person, a low income person — if your car has been stolen, it’s going to impact your life, and sometimes pretty dramatically.”
The state has recently instituted a new law strengthening penalties for repeat car thieves and those who steal automobiles for other criminal activities.