His name is Artyom Alberate. He is an eighteen year old who was born in Sinistok but Raised in Novaya Petrovka. When he was a little kid his father, a police officer, was killed in a bombing during the civil war. This death left Artyom always wanting to live up to the example his father had set for him so when he was able he started training to be a police officer in Novaya petrovka. He wanted to try and help maintain the peace and stability that had taken hold after the 2009 civil war and make a positive difference in the lives of everyday people. Artyom as a Child traveled all over Chernarus and Ukraine visiting the various ruins and monuments. But the bright future for Artyom changed when the outbreak occurred. He saw how the might of the world could not stop what was happening and eventually started consuming itself. After the rest of his family was killed during the intervention by a bomb he fled to the countryside that he explored as a youth. After the gun died down and the new world took hold Artyom is returning to civilization. In the lawlessness that reigns in many parts of Chernarus after the fall of the governments of the world Artyom wants to keep a small sliver of order alive in the chaos.