Does RCP charge for investigations?

Rocket City Paranormal does NOT charge for any investigations. We are here to provide a service to our clients in their time of need. We understand that our clients are experiencing something which, at times, can be scary. We do, however, accept donations to help offset our travel costs and equipment upkeep. You should be very wary of any paranormal investigation team that charges for their investigations.

What is a Haunting?

There are two main types of haunting; residual and intelligent. In a residual haunting, the ghost or spirit is replaying past events, much like a record player. The spirit is not aware of you or its present day surroundings. It sees its environment as it was when he/she passed away. Hence, when a spirit is seen walking through a wall. At one time, there was a doorway there.

In an intelligent haunting, the spirit is very much aware of you and its current surroundings. Intelligent spirits can interact with the living but rarely do. The most popular way for them to interact with the living is in the form of Electronic Voice Phenomenon or EVPs.

What are EVPs?

EVP stands for Electronic Voice Phenomenon. The theory of EVPs is that when you use an audio recorder, and try to communicate with spirits, they answer you using the background noise of the recorder below the human hearing range.

What is a Shadow Person?

Shadow people are dark figures sometimes seen when experiencing a haunting. This is just one of the many ways they can chose to manifest themselves. Most of these shadow people are seen out of your peripheral vision, or out of the corner of your eye. It is extremely rare to see a shadow person straight on.

What is a Poltergeist?

There most rare form of haunting. Poltergeist, from German, means “Noisy Spirit”. If you have a Poltergeist, you know it. Common occurrences happening with this type of haunting are power tools turning on and off by themselves, moving objects, and such. Poltergeist's are commonly believed to be outward manifestations of someone psychic energy.

What is a Ghost?

A ghost is a disembodied spirit of a person that has passed away. Ghosts are said to haunt places or even people that they are familiar with or the location they were at when they passed away.