About Brian Bates...

Brian is a lifelong Oklahoma native and resident, currently living in Edmond.

Brian is best known for his over 20-years of advocacy highlighting organized prostitution and human sex trafficking through his website JohnTV.com and his YouTube channel VideoVigilanteOKC (currently with more than 188,000 subscribers and 120-million views).

Brian has been a licensed and bonded private investigator for the last decade, serving the investigative needs of individuals and businesses in a professional and discreet manner.

In 2009 Brian's investigative work garnered him a Heartland Regional EMMY for his efforts to expose organized drug dealing in south Oklahoma City.

Below is a sample of Brian's undercover footage and the newscast that resulted in Brian's EMMY award...