Victor Hill’s political enemies behind federal indictment

Embattled Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill is facing a new federal indictment alleging his office illegally used a restraint chair on a detainee who was hooded and punched in the face after being arrested for speeding and driving on a suspended license. However, the new indictment suspiciously seems to lack any direct evidence that the […]

Former federal prosecutor joins Sheriff Victor Hill’s defense team

An interesting twist occurred this week with the federal four-count indictment against Clayton County’s controversial Sheriff Victor Hill. Lynsey M. Barron, a former federal prosecutor, who worked in the very office that brought charges against Sheriff Hill, made an entry of appearance joining Hill’s legal team and filed motions on July 12th, 2021 outlining why […]

Black Atlanta-area sheriff, Victor Hill, indicted for civil rights violations

ATLANTA – Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill has been indicted on federal civil rights charges for ordering his employees to use excessive force against four pretrial detainees at the Clayton County Jail in 2020. The indictment alleges that Hill, without any legal justification, ordered his employees to strap the detainees into a restraint chair and […]

Sheriff Victor Hill implements app to fight crime

CLAYTON COUNTY, GEORGIA – Sheriff Victor Hill has a new tool in his arsenal to fight crime, app technology. The Clayton County Sheriff’s Office says the new app will allow residents, visitors and business owners to receive alerts, submit crime tips, see registered sex offenders in the area, and more. A release stated the app […]

Rapper names song ‘Victor Hill’

Metro-Atlanta Sheriff Victor Hill of Clayton County, Georgia, is no stranger to controversy; a no-nonsense lawman who’s respected by voters in his community and the streets. Over the years, multiple rap artists have invoked the name of Sheriff Hill in their lyrics. The latest artists to include the high sheriff in their flow comes from […]

Former inmate says Sheriff Victor Hill changed his life

Victor Hill is known as the crime-fighting high sheriff of Clayton County, Georgia, a suburban community about 17 miles south of downtown Atlanta. Hill’s reputation has landed him on Twitter feeds across America, and his name has been mentioned by mainstream rap artists in their lyrics for years. But there’s a reality about this chief […]

Sheriff Victor Hill fires over 20 jail officers for overtime fraud

Metro-Atlanta Sheriff Victor Hill of Clayton County is known for his direct and firm approach to law enforcement. This top cop obviously believes in the equal application of the law based on the recent firing of over 20 jail command staff officers for alleged overtime fraud. According to the Clayton County Sheriff’s Office, Hill ordered […]

Why do so many rappers rap about Sheriff Victor Hill?

Sheriff Victor Hill is well-loved by the residents of Clayton County, Georgia, feared by criminals and even respected by major rap artists. The name Victor Hill is routinely mentioned in both mainstream hip-hop and underground rap lyrics. While this phenomenon is nothing new, many wonder why rappers have such an affinity for a lawman. To […]