Jury selection is set to begin in the trial of a Georgia sheriff elected last year despite being under indictment on felony corruption charges. Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill wasn't in office when he was indicted in February 2012. The charges stem from his previous term as the county's sheriff, from 2005 to 2008.
A federal police corruption investigation led to the arrests of a number of officers, Ten current and former law enforcement officers in metro Atlanta have been accused of working for cocaine dealers. U.S. Attorney Sally Yates says the officers have been charged with accepting thousands of dollars in cash to provide protection during drug deals.