A brand new set of officers will be serving and protecting the island of Maui.
On Friday, the 81st recruit class of the Maui Police Department held their graduation ceremony.
The 20 new recruits had to endure an eight month police academy
Potential officers are required to overcome intense physical and academic training before they can receive their badge.
The ceremony was held at the King Kamehameha Golf Course in Waikapu.
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