MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – Alysa Erichs has been named the new chief of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency’s South Florida office.

Erichs had been the acting chief. Erichs was previously a deputy special agent in charge of the Miami office and was acting chief of the Dallas office as well. She also worked at ICE headquarters in Washington and was a criminal investigator for the Internal Revenue Service before her customs career began.

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The office’s jurisdiction runs from Key West to Fort Pierce and it has 450 employees.

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Erichs replaces Anthony Mangione, who is facing a May trial on child pornography charges. Mangione retired from ICE shortly after he was charged. He has pleaded not guilty.

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