A cell at the Whatcom County Jail in 2015. Whatcom County Proposition 2017-6, a public safety and jail facilities sales and use tax, would fund construction and partial operation of a new jail.
A cell at the Whatcom County Jail in 2015. Whatcom County Proposition 2017-6, a public safety and jail facilities sales and use tax, would fund construction and partial operation of a new jail. Philip A. Dwyer The Bellingham Herald file
A cell at the Whatcom County Jail in 2015. Whatcom County Proposition 2017-6, a public safety and jail facilities sales and use tax, would fund construction and partial operation of a new jail. Philip A. Dwyer The Bellingham Herald file

Here’s why the sheriff supports Whatcom County’s proposed jail tax

October 20, 2017 12:00 PM