Michael Maliff was sworn in as a full-time Oak Bluffs police officer on Sept. 11 during a ceremony at the station in front of family, friends, and fellow officers.

Officer Maliff is a 2011 graduate of Whitman-Hanson High School, and attended New England College and Massasoit Community College.

He formerly served on the Tisbury and Chilmark police departments, and has been with the Oak Bluffs department since 2018. He graduated from the Plymouth Police Academy 67th R.O.C. in August.