File a Complaint

The Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office is dedicated to respecting the rights of all Whatcom County citizens and visitors.  We carefully investigate all concerns related to the services we provide and take reports of misconduct by our personnel seriously.

We encourage you to use our online Complaint Form.  You may also file a complaint in any of the following ways:
Email SheriffComplaint@co.whatcom.wa.us
Phone 360-778-6600
Fax 360-778-6604 (faxes for Office of Professional Standards only)
Mail Office of Professional Standards
​Whatcom County Sheriff's Office
​Public Safety Building
​311 Grand Ave
​Bellingham, WA  98225
Office Visit our office to pick up a paper complaint form or speak to someone in person