The “Top Ten” is a publicity program founded by the FBI in March of 1950 in conjunction with the nation’s news media.It is designed to publicize particularly dangerous fugitives who might not otherwise merit nationwide attention.

Historic indigenous peoples who inhabited the region included the Wichita and Caddo peoples.

In the 16th century, Spanish explorer Francisco Vásquez de Coronado visited in 1541, beginning European contact.

We respond to crisis calls 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

We respond, support and follow up with our young relatives.

The city's proximity to Fort Sill Military Reservation gave Lawton economic and population stability throughout the 20th century.

The city's government is run by a council-manager government consisting of a city manager and a city council headed by a mayor.

The FBI’s “Ten Most Wanted Fugitives” list has been in existence since March 14, 1950.

A reporter for the International News Service (the predecessor to United Press International) asked the Bureau for the names and descriptions of the “toughest guys” the Bureau would like to capture.

MVP supports activities in collaboration with partner programs and entities, such as: Presentations to area schools, Cultural Activities Wrap around services for the families of our male relatives, Youth Group for male relatives, Talking Circles.