The information provided on the 211 eLibrary is for educational purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be construed as legal advice.WHAT IS A LOCKOUT?
A lockout is when a landlord attempts to prevent a tenant from accessing his/her apartment, without a court order. A landlord might do this by changing the locks, keeping your belongings, or doing anything else to keep you out of your home. For more information on the issues involved in a criminal lockout, see “Eviction” at CTLawHelp.orgTO FIND PROVIDERS IN CONNECTICUT’S COMMUNITY RESOURCES DATABASE: Search by service names: