Thank you; yes, police generally won't get involved when there is a civil remedy, unfortunately.
So there are a couple of options in this type of situation:
1. request the landlord or his/her agent to arrange for the pick up and delivery of the property to a designated location at a designated time
2. apply to the court for an injunction-basically a court decree ordering the condo to allow access to the unit.
The landlord can also be held liable for any costs associated with the breach of the rental agreement; basically the contract is binding on both parties, so if the landlord is in breach, the tenant can sue for actual damages suffered, plus punitive damages (designed to punish the defendant from acting in a manner against public policy and to dissuade third parties from similar conduct). The tenant can make a claim for breach of lease, and request reimbursement of reasonable hotel fees, and either reimbursement for the unaccessible personal property, or an injunction ordering the landlord to arrange delivery.
Even if the landlord is ill, most landlords will have a property manager or will provide a power of attorney so a third party can handle their financial affairs, so the court will still expect the landlord to be in compliance with the terms of the lease.
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