California Lawmakers came together to introduce a bipartisan bill at that would increase the penalty for auto burglaries. Assembly Bill 1921 was introduced by Assemblyman Tyler Diep (R-Westminster) and Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan with principal co-author Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco). The bill was introduced on January 13, 2020. Diep explained in a video he posted on Twitter that under current law you have to prove to a prosecutor you locked your door.
Assemblymember Tyler Diep introduces Assembly Bill 1921 on January 14, 2020  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Leticia Garcia January 14, 2020 (916) 319-2072