1. Not everyone graduated at the top of their class.
2. Nearly every industry has some excellent people, a ton of average people, some incompetent people, and some criminals.
3. If there is significant money or power to be gained, the extreme cases for #2 become greater.
If you took extreme offense at any of the above statements, you just may be a spokesperson for a police department that’s been in the news for the wrong reasons in 2014.