An intoxicated inmate naps on the floor of a temporary holding cell shortly after being booked in but before being moved to more permanent housing on Thursday, July 30, at Whatcom County Jail in Bellingham, Wash. Cells designated for inmates with drug or behavior issues often fill quickly on nights and weekends, giving jail staff few options on where to house them.
An intoxicated inmate naps on the floor of a temporary holding cell shortly after being booked in but before being moved to more permanent housing on Thursday, July 30, at Whatcom County Jail in Bellingham, Wash. Cells designated for inmates with drug or behavior issues often fill quickly on nights and weekends, giving jail staff few options on where to house them. Evan Abell The Bellingham Herald
An intoxicated inmate naps on the floor of a temporary holding cell shortly after being booked in but before being moved to more permanent housing on Thursday, July 30, at Whatcom County Jail in Bellingham, Wash. Cells designated for inmates with drug or behavior issues often fill quickly on nights and weekends, giving jail staff few options on where to house them. Evan Abell The Bellingham Herald

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