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Bellingham recommits police staff to Whatcom County drug task force

Police withdrew from the task force in 2020 because of critical understaffing

Bellingham introduced three candidates for police chief at a forum on March 17.
Bellingham Police Department will rejoin the Whatcom Drug Task Force in 2024 and will share personnel in order to combat drug trafficking in the region. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Julia Tellman Local News Reporter
Bellingham City Council voted to rejoin the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office Gang and Drug Task
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