The FBI announced charges in a college admissions bribery scandal involving a juicy array of celebrity moms and dads. While there were certainly crimes involved, is that really the highest and best use of law enforcement resources? Does the FBI’s Boston regional office not have any more cold cases to sort through? Nobody needed any help with counter-terrorism? Is the drug problem pretty well mopped up?
Any organization needs focus and priorities and it takes strong leadership to keep the focus where it ought to be.