Milwaukee man makes a business out of tracking down stolen cars

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Countless vehicles have actually been taken in Milwaukee in 2021. One regional male makes it his organization to pursue those vehicles for a living.

It’s clear to regional homeowners, vehicle theft in Milwaukee is a recognized issue.

“We hunt cars, we go out there and get them back” stated taken vehicle hunter Ace Smith. 

Smith’s organization is called GTA Healing. He’s been around the block for many years. 

“Everybody already know who we is already, been doing it long enough” stated Smith.

According to Milwaukee authorities criminal activity data map, more than 3,300 vehicles have actually been taken in Milwaukee this year.

“There’s more stolen cars than anything,” Smith said. “So with us seeing all the stolen cars we just basically started to take action in our own little way.”

He states he’s recuperated about 2,800 vehicles up until now in his line of work .

Smith and his partner drive through communities discovering vehicles that look suspicious. 

“We’re just sweeping the neighborhood,” Smith said. “It may not look like nothing, but it always pan out.”

Smith look for vehicles based off in-depth descriptions offered to him by a consumer.

He and his team will then track it down.

“We not out here attempt to injure any person,” Smith said. “We put out abilities together and can’t be touched today.

Ace Smith’s work is not connected with Milwaukee authorities.

If your vehicle is taken you are still advised to call authorities. 

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.