Col. Timothy Alben was sworn in Friday as the new superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police.
McGovern has been with the State Police since 1979 and is the first woman to lead the department.
The man who struck and severely injured a Massachusetts state trooper in 2003 has been indicted on new charges following her death.
State Police are looking into the possibility that two drivers were racing when they crashed into a trooper’s cruiser early Wednesday morning.
Toys for Tots is extending its deadline for donations after $15,000 worth of toys were stolen from the program over the weekend.