ONEIDA, NY - Major Michael S. TenEyck, of Fayetteville, has been appointed the new commander of the New York State Police Troop D.
TenEyck, 50, has been with the state police for 25 years, becoming the 31st troop commander on Nov. 11.
Prior to this promotion, TenEyck was the Troop T Zone 3 commander. Throughout his career, TenEyck has worked at the BCI Field Command in Albany, as assistant zone commander at SP Marcy, in Central Region Emergency Management, and supervised the Central NY Community Narcotics Enforcement Team.
TenEyck replaces Maj. Darrin S. Pitkin, who was promoted to assistant deputy superintendent of the Professional Standards Bureau in Albany.
Troop D covers Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga and Oswego counties.