Robert Force, Director of the Colorado Automobile Theft Prevention Authority, testified in support of the bill. He explained the program and the various initiatives across the state. He discussed the recovery rate of stolen vehicles, returns on investment, intelligence components of the program, and data analysis. He relayed that Pueblo has the second highest car theft per capita rate in the nation. Mr. Force answered further questions about victim reimbursement, insurance policies, and insurance rates in high-theft areas.
A folder of information about the program was distributed (Attachment A).