Denver To Cut Police, Fire Spending To Pay For Illegal Immigrant Crisis

By Daniel Walker | April 15, 2024

Mayor Mike Johnston

The city of Denver revealed budget reductions affecting various departments, such as the police, sheriff, and fire departments, in order to reallocate funds to support illegal immigrants who have put a strain on Colorado's capital.
 

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Denver's Democratic Mayor, Mike Johnston, announced these cuts, presenting the decision as a means to avoid the most severe budgetary outcomes. 
 

Newcomer Program Strategy

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The "Newcomer Program Strategy," a budget plan totaling nearly $90 million, is aimed at providing assistance and shelter for illegal immigrants throughout the remainder of 2024, as reported by Fox 31.