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Bellingham police have cited 19 people under city, state public drug-use laws

A new state law was adopted by the city in August 2023

People are observed with drug paraphernalia in an alley off of Magnolia Street on Jan. 24. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Isaac Stone Simonelli Enterprise/Investigations Reporter
Fewer than 20 people have been cited for public drug use in Bellingham since April 2023, when the fi

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