Desmond Redfield was born in 1992 in Los Angeles California. He was born to a middle class family and always dealt with crime in LA. He became a police officer when he turned 21 and quickly moved up to swat. At the end of 2016 he was shot during a warrant arrest and was hospitalized. He took time off after recovering in the hospital and used his vacation time. He traveled to Chernous in July 2017 to visit his friend and roommate Jason from college that was there on a backpacking trip. When the outbreak happened him and Jason tried to flee elekro ,when Jason was jumped by looters and executed in front of him. he managed to get away and got out of the city . he fled west hoping to find supplies and weapons to help fend off the countless enemies he might encounter.
He met a few survivors along the way and joined a few groups but they never seemed to stick around, hes hoping he finds a group that is worth staying with. Desmond knows he will not be going home, his goals for now are to help any civilian in need , being a police officer he hopes to help restore order and prevent loss of innocent human life, anyway he can with what little survivors there are.