Unlike a typical criminal investigation into organized crime or drug trafficking, a counterintelligence case is not typically focused on prosecuting someone. It is more spycraft than law enforcement.
"The FBI Is Scrutinizing Trump’s Russia Ties. How Will That Work?" is from the March 21, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Michael S. Schmidt and Matt Apuzzo and narrated by Caroline Miller.