Landlord/Tenant (Unlawful Detainer)


A landlord files an Unlawful Detainer civil action to try to evict a tenant that he/she claims no longer has the right to live on the premises. Unlawful Detainer cases are complicated and each case is handled accordingly. You can talk to a lawyer to ensure your rights are protected and that everyone does what they are supposed to do, or contact Legal Services of Northern California, an organization that offers free and low cost assistance, specializing in Landlord/Tenant disputes at (530) 823-7560.

Below you will find additional informational resources available on Unlawful Detainer cases:

For information on eviction for both Landlords and Tenants.

For a video series on Resolving Unlawful Detainer Cases.

For additional FAQ’S on eviction.

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