The Valley Hood Pirus (VHP), also known as the "Black Rag Gang", are primarily an African-American Piru gang, located on the Midwest of Simi Valley, California. Their neighborhood is around Delilah Street between Sequoia Avenue, and Tracy Ave. They refer to the Midwest as Midbest (Midbest Valley Hood Pirus), and their cliques consist of Sargent Avenue and Greenway.

The Valley Hood Pirus are allies of all Bloods/Pirus, including the Carlotta Street Pirus and the South Side Piru. Rivals include: Arroyo Park Crips, Simi Valley Gangster Crips, Varrio Simi Valley, and the West Side Locos.