Skip to comments.Suspended Worth County sheriff pleads not guilty in third case (already indicted for sexual battery)
Posted on 06/24/2018 1:10:46 PM PDT by Ken H
Suspended Worth County sheriff made another court appearance Friday morning.
Jeff Hobbys appearance was for the arraignment on his third case. This case is about the illegal recording device found in the attorney-client room in the Worth County Jail.
According to the Worth County District Attorney's Office, Hobby pleaded not guilty for the 89 counts of eavesdropping and surveillance that invades the privacy of another and the one count of violation of oath of office.
Previous FR thread on this sherrif. He and 2 deputies were indicted for this mass search. His trial for this is scheduled for Aug 6, 2018 =>
“Mass search of Georgia high school students included genital touching ...”
Posted on 6/10/2017
a) Deputies ordered students to stand facing the wall with their hands and legs spread wide apart;
b) Deputies touched and manipulated students breasts and genitals;
c) Deputies inserted fingers inside girls bras, and pulled up girls bras, touching and partially exposing their bare breasts;
d) Deputies touched girls underwear by placing hands inside the waistbands of their pants or reaching up their dresses;
e) Deputies touched girls vaginal areas through their underwear;
f) Deputies cupped or groped boys genitals and touched their buttocks through their pants.
This is shocking, at least at first glance. But perhaps it shouldnt be. If police believe the drug war gives them authorization to conduct anal and vaginal cavity searches, forced enemas, and colonoscopies based on little more than a police officers suspicion that someone is hiding some quantity of illegal drugs, allegations of a little over-the-clothes groping of high school students ought not surprise us in the least.
According to the lawsuit, the deputies had a list of 13 suspected students. Three of them were in school that day. For that, they searched 900 students. (And, lets just point out again, found nothing. In a school of 900.) ...
“Ga. sheriff indicted for sexual battery in high school drug search
Posted on 10/4/2017, 7:38:27 PM by JP1201
Which probably indicates total incompetence on their part. You know at least one of the teachers was probably holding.
I thought Special Prosecutor Muller had destroyed the attorney / client privilege.
Sounds like TSA at any airport.
I read the article and still have no idea where Worth County is.
My bad. It’s in Georgia.
For gawd sakes, doesn’t he know that you can only do that at the TSA?
“Sounds like TSA at any airport.”
And this explains why this dept. is not featured on A&E’s “Live PD”.
As an aside, has anyone seen the Sheriff in Pinallas Co (i think ) in Arizona? Cowboy hotness!!
His actions seem to follow the finest traditions of the JustUs Department
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