Dialogue Guard Captain: Hail, adventurer! Perhaps you'd like to be of assistance to the Swordhaven Guard? Guard Captain: The areas surrounding the city have all manner of ill-tempered bandits and monsters. Would you mind clearing some out?
Note: Accessing this quest from Alexander’s story gives low level (five and below) rewards, while the standard quest gives rewards for higher levels.
Thanks to fxmybrute13 for correction and additional rewards.