Superior, Wis -

Starting Monday, residents in Superior will have four new police officers protecting them

The Superior police department hosted a ceremony this afternoon for friends and family of one of the officers who says he's ready to serve and protect.

 "I’m just really excited and humbled to be able to start working especially for the city of superior. I did attend college here so it's going be nice to able to give back to the community that gave me a lot," says officer Aaron Jarecki.

Jarecki attended U–W–S and Chippewa valley tech.

He studied criminal justice where he made the dean’s list and graduated with honors.