Featured Guardian of SMC

DOD Police Officer Yvette Perez poses with McGruff the Crime Dog. (Courtesy photo)

DOD Police Officer Yvette Perez poses with McGruff the Crime Dog. (Courtesy photo)

Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif. -- Guardian: Police Officer Yvette Perez

Hometown: San Bernardino, Calif.

Unit: Department of Defense Police, 61st Security Forces Squadron, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif.; Individual Mobilization Augmentee (Staff Sergeant), 95th SFS, Edwards AFB, Calif.

Major Kudos: Los Angeles Police Department's 2009 Volunteer of the Year; 2009 Civilian of the Year

Guardian Challenge Experience: 2008

Reason for Competing: The training and competition itself is always intense and challenging.

Guardian Challenge 2010 Goal: To motivate my team members and do my best to win this year's trophy.