The next time you suspect drug activity/use call the local authorities immediately. I suspect that there is "smoke" you are contending with...as such, presumably marijuana, or a substance/narcotic that is being ingested via inhalation. If the authorities are contacted and the smell is evident.. they will have reasonable suspicion and probable cause to enter the apartment(s) engaging in such illegal activity and effectuate an arrest. This should establish a precedent of "drug deterrence" going forward, as well as maintain a good relationship between you and the landlord... as you other option would be to abate rent and/or vacate (constructively evict) based on the allegations of drug use as the landlord's breach of the warranty of habitability. Nevertheless, this must be proven and the burden of proof could be a difficult one if you are merely asserting this to the the case and do not have corroborating evidence, to wit, witness statements, other tenants complaining, etc. Good luck to you.
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