GTA V letter scraps locations guide
There are 50 letter scraps that are spread throughout the entire map of Los Santos. These rather difficult to spot papers are pieces of a confession letter. Find them all and you will find the killer of Leonore Johnson.
Intrigued? To help players out there collect all the pieces and learn the identity, we have listed where you can find each of the cleverly hidden pieces in all their hard to find places.
- 1. North Blaine County (12)
- 1.1 Letter scrap location 1
- 1.2 Letter scrap location 2
- 1.3 Letter scrap location 3
- 1.4 Letter scrap location 4
- 1.5 Letter scrap location 5
- 1.6 Letter scrap location 6
- 1.7 Letter scrap location 7
- 1.8 Letter scrap location 8
- 1.9 Letter scrap location 9
- 1.10 Letter scrap location 10
- 1.11 Letter scrap location 11
- 1.12 Letter scrap location 12
- 2. South Blaine County (10)
- 3. North Los Santos (15)
- 3.1 Letter scrap location 23
- 3.2 Letter scrap location 24
- 3.3 Letter scrap location 25
- 3.4 Letter scrap location 26
- 3.5 Letter scrap location 27
- 3.6 Letter scrap location 28
- 3.7 Letter scrap location 29
- 3.8 Letter scrap location 30
- 3.9 Letter scrap location 31
- 3.10 Letter scrap location 32
- 3.11 Letter scrap location 33
- 3.12 Letter scrap location 34
- 3.13 Letter scrap location 35
- 3.14 Letter scrap location 36
- 3.15 Letter scrap location 37
- 4. South Los Santos (13)
- 4.1 Letter scrap location 38
- 4.2 Letter scrap location 39
- 4.3 Letter scrap location 40
- 4.4 Letter scrap location 41
- 4.5 Letter scrap location 42
- 4.6 Letter scrap location 43
- 4.7 Letter scrap location 44
- 4.8 Letter scrap location 45
- 4.9 Letter scrap location 46
- 4.10 Letter scrap location 47
- 4.11 Letter scrap location 48
- 4.12 Letter scrap location 49
- 4.13 Letter scrap location 50
North Blaine County
Letter scrap location 1
At the Procopio beach rest stop, go towards the beach and you will come to a small log building. At the far side, towards the ocean, the scrap will be there.
Letter scrap location 2
Inside “Dignity Village” go to the left and then right to enter the tent with a banner that says “Social Justice for All”.
Letter scrap location 3
3: Along the east coast, just south of Mount Gordo, there is a small house and a lighthouse on an island. Go over to the lighthouse and the scrap will be on the walkway surrounding it.
Letter scrap location 4
At the northern edge, in the middle of Grapeseed, look for three long canopies in a field. There will be two white ones and a green one in the middle. Look in the white one on the right to find the scrap.
Letter scrap location 5
Go to the east docks at the north shore of Alamo Sea and there will be a fishery there. Look for the boat trailer to the right of the fishery and the scrap will be on the ground there.
Letter scrap location 6
To the northwest side of Alamo Sea, there will be three small outcroppings from the shore. Look on the farthest west one and there will be a wooden boat. Just to the left of that will be the scrap.
Letter scrap location 7
When you get to the dirt road that runs along the south of Cassidy Creek, you will be able to over look another dirt road down below. While on the upper road, look for the highest peak on the north side of the cliff face and get to the top of it. You may need to ride a quick bike to get up or take a chopper as the sides are pretty steep. The scrap will be on top of it once you get up.
Letter scrap location 8
When you enter the Altruist camp, follow the path up to the radio tower and there you will find the scrap on the ground near the base of the tower.
Letter scrap location 9
On the small road that leads east to the lumberyard, stop at the bend in the road that turns right and look for the scrap on the ground to the left of the road next to a large rock and some trees.
Letter scrap location 10
At the top of Mt. Chiliad, there is a gondola station. Look inside it on the catwalk towards the front to find the scrap there.
Letter scrap location 11
At the house with the white railing and open umbrella on the second story patio, go up the stairs to reach the top patio and the scrap will be on the deck there.
Letter scrap location 12
To the north of Paleto Bay, there is a house beside the Pay n Spray there that has a collapsed back roof. Look inside the small room at the rear of the house to find the scrap.
South Blaine County
Letter scrap location 13
Head to the rundown motel and in the back, in the empty swimming pool you will find the scrap.
Letter scrap location 14
Near the south airstrip at the Sandy Shore airport, there is a large round rock that looks like a coiled up poop. Climb on top of it and at the very top will be this scrap.
Letter scrap location 15
Enter the Stoner Cement Works plant, just west of the Sandy Shores airport and there will be a ladder on the left side, near the center of the building. Climb all the way up to the roof to find the paper there.
Letter scrap location 16
Go to the Valley Hill Church to the north of Great Chaparral and there will be a cemetery on the north side. The paper will be on the ground in front of three crosses.
Letter scrap location 17
Just west of the church, along route68, you will come to a small bridge before you reach the gun and clothing stores. Stop at the bridge and then go around to look under it where the scrap will be.
Letter scrap location 18
This one can be rather difficult to find, but it helps greatly if you stick along the southern shore of the swamp. As you get near the west edge, there will be three inlets that reach north. You can find the scrap directly right of the eastern most inlet.
Letter scrap location 19
Make your way to this small winding road and make your way south along it from route 68. When you get to the first curve in the road, stop and get out of your car. In the side of the rock face, there will be a wooden door. Depending on where you’re standing though it can be blocked by trees. Look for the wooden door and the scrap will be on the ground to the left of it.
Letter scrap location 20
When you reach this farm house located just southeast of Harmony, look behind the billboard to find the scrap.
Letter scrap location 21
When you reach the construction site here, go to the northwest side to see a large cylinder being built behind orange fencing. In the center of the circular floor will be an opening with the scrap inside it.
Letter scrap location 22
Just north of the power station, along the eastern beach, there is a rather large cave that you can enter from the water. Inside will be a boat and the scrap you want on the left side. You’ll need to go all the way into the cave to see it.
North Los Santos
Letter scrap location 23
There are two small islands just east of the power plant, along the east coast. The scrap of paper can be found on the northern most island. To make things easier on yourself, be sure to take a chopper over there
Letter scrap location 24
In the Vinewood Hills, follow the trail up to the top of the large hill just north of the Observatory. When you get up there, you will find a rest stop with a “Big O” stand. The scrap will be on the ground in front of it.
Letter scrap location 25
Head to the huge Vinewood Sign in the Vinewood Hills and climb up the “I” in the sign. As soon as you reach the top, you will collect the scrap.
Letter scrap location 26
Enter the backyard of the house there will a kidney shaped pool. Once in the backyard, go to the east side and there will be an open door leading to a room with a ping pong table. Just inside the door will be the scrap.
Letter scrap location 27
Head along route 11 leading south from Tonga Valley and you will come to a fruit stand on the side of the road. Stop there and the scrap will be on the ground in front of the map sign.
Letter scrap location 28
Oh a hedge maze! When you reach the Kortz Center on the top of the Pacific Bluffs, go to the rear of the first building and go down the stairs to enter the hedge maze. When you enter, make a left, right, right, left, left, and a final left to find the scrap on the ground.
Letter scrap location 29
In Chumash, there is an ocean side hotel along the Great Ocean Highway. Head over to it and go to the pool and bar area in the back. To the south of the patio area, there will be a bar with the scrap sitting on it.
Letter scrap location 30
Head to the cemetery here and you will see a small patch of water on the map. Go to it and the scrap will be in the center of the small island there.
Letter scrap location 31
Go to the movie lot and head to the southwest corner where the globe is on the roof. Climb the stairs there to get up to the catwalk and find the scrap on the ground between some electrical units.
Letter scrap location 32
Look for the apartment building in this area where you can take the stairs up to a half circle courtyard. Look on the edge of it to find the scrap there.
Letter scrap location 33
Head to the construction site just north of the Del Perro highway with a large yellow crane. Go to the lower part of the site and near the center will be a rectangular hole. The scrap will be inside.
Letter scrap location 34
There is super tall yellow construction crane located here. You need to get yourself all the way to the very top of it to collect the scrap of paper. Get to climbing! It takes a while!
Letter scrap location 35
Make your way to the roof of the Hawaiian Snow building via the back alley and there will some skateboard ramps there. Look in the center of the half-pipe for the letter.
Letter scrap location 36
Head to the race track and make your way up the stairs to the seats. Go to the second section from the south and then check the fourth row back. The scrap will be on the ground there.
Letter scrap location 37
If you have done the "Under the Bridge" exercises, then this bridge should be well known to you. Look for the scrap on the edge of the center platform points towards the northeast.
South Los Santos
Letter scrap location 38
For this scrap, go all the way to the end of the Del Perro Pier and look for Pearls restaurant on the right side. The scrap will be on the second floor, so get up there, take the stairs to the right of the medical building and then cross the bridge over to the restaurant.
Letter scrap location 39
in Vespucci, just west of the tennis courts, where the water surrounded houses are, go down the stairs to the water and look under the bridge to the south. The scrap will be in the center ledge.
Letter scrap location 40
Make your way to Vespucci beach and look for the skaters hanging out at the empty pools along the board walk. When you spot it, hop in and the scrap will be at the bottom of the bowl.
Letter scrap location 41
At the south end of the airport on the ground floor, look beside the red LSIA sign and in front of the blue sets to find the scrap on the ground there.
Letter scrap location 42
for this scrap, you’ll need to get yourself up to the circular platform underneath the odd looking structure in the center of the airport. To get up there, you’ll need to land a chopper or go for a parachute dive.
Letter scrap location 43
At the port of Los Santos, look for the green and blue tug boat that is in dry dock. Board the boat and the scrap will be at the front of the boat in front of the cabin.
Letter scrap location 44
Make your way to Grove St. and look behind this house for the scrap. Grove St. 4 Life.
Letter scrap location 45
Drive to the Mega Mall and look inside the large green dumpster in the parking lot.
Letter scrap location 46
On the Vespucci Blvd bridge, look inside the archway on the bridge just before you get to Popular St.
Letter scrap location 47
At the Elysian Fields highway, north of the terminal to the south, there is a train tunnel just to the west. It is a separate track beside the freeway that makes a turn to the north. Jump on the train tracks and run through the tunnel going north. Eventually you will come to an alcove on the left with some boxes and the scrap will be there.
Letter scrap location 48
Make your way to the Terminal at the south part of the city and go to the large cargo lifter where some guys are standing around. Climb to the top and then drop down to the purple container below. Go west across a white contain and then jump over to a blue container where the scrap is.
Letter scrap location 49
Make your way to the car scrap yard in the oil fields and inside the middle building on the right, there will be a small office. Look to the side of the building to see half of a bus and the scrap will be inside.
Letter scrap location 50
On the very east coast, just east of the Palomino Highlands, there is a small island. Look to the north end, on the east side of it to find the scrap of paper there.
Congratulations! You've found all of the letter scraps. Now use Franklin to visit the new Strangers and Freaks mission marker that's appeared in Vinewood Hills to confront the killer.