Security Bank Building

The Security Bank Building stands at the corner of Spring & 5th in downtown Los Angeles.  Built in 1906, it was the tallest building in LA until 1911.  In the late 1950s or early 60s, the financial district moved from the area, the bank closed and the building fell into disrepair.  Designated a Historic Cultural Landmark in 2003, the building has since been renovated and now houses upscale lofts.  However, [...]

Linda Vista Hospital

Last Friday night the LAGP team ventured into the haunted hallways of the famed Linda Vista Hospital.  Located southeast of downtown LA in what can best be described as a dangerous neighborhood, we were given a 15 minute window to arrive and be let in the locked chain link gates surrounding the property.  I don’t know which was more frightening:  the prospect of the night’s investigation or this warning! Linda [...]