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Top federal prosecutor for LI announces high-ranking appointments

Top federal prosecutor for LI announces high-ranking appointments
U.S. Attorney Breon Peace, the top federal prosecutor for Brooklyn and Long Island, on Friday announced the appointments of several veteran prosecutors to his leadership team. "The people of our great

Peace appointed Kristin Mace as chief of the Criminal Division.Alix Smith has been appointed the deputy chief of the Criminal Division.Smith was most recently the acting deputy chief of the Criminal Division and during her nearly 10 years in the office prosecuted several white-collar cases, including self-proclaimed "pharma bro" Martin Shkreli, who was convicted of defrauding hedge fund investors.attorney for the Eastern District of New York in October after he was appointed by President Joe Biden, named Susan Riley, a 28-year veteran of the office, as counsel to the U.

Boeckmann, a nearly 18-year veteran of the office who most recently had the title of chief assistant U.Mace, an 11-year veteran of the office, has served as the acting chief since June.

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