Two new members of the Wayland Police Department — Bryan M. Healy and Christopher J. Custodie — were sworn in as officers during Monday night's Board of Selectmen's meeting.
"It is with great pleaseure we take these two gentlemen on," said Police Chief Robert Irving. "They both served our country over the past years. To bring people like that on board, I’m really proud."
Healy is pursuing a criminal justice degree from Quincy College, according to a department press release. He is a member of the U.S. Air Force Reserves, and was on active duty from 2010 to 2012, serving in Afghanistan in 2010 and 2011. Healy was named Airman of the Year for Security Forces in 2011.
Custodie graduated from Fitchburg State College in 2011 and plans to pursue a criminal justice master's degree. He was a member of the U.S. Marines Reserves from 2003 until 2009, and was on active duty from 2004 to 2004, serving as an armorer in Iraq, according to the department press release.
Town Clerk Lois Toombs swore Healy and Custodie in as officers.