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To deal with this situation, your most direct route is to give notice, and initiate an unlawful detainer action to get this individual out of the unit. The fact that you only have an oral lease agreement makes this much easier, and you can get her moved out (and all of her stuff) much more quickly.
Regarding the power, if at all possible, I would advise delaying the shut-off until after you have completed the unlawful detainer action - while it is likely she will remain in jail, you have no guarantee that she will do so, and there is a prohibition against shutting off utilities to force a tenant to leave (it is always a good idea to make sure you are on the right side of the law when you are evicting a tenant).
I hope the above information is helpful, if you have any questions regarding the above, or any questions regarding the unlawful detainer process, please do not hesitate to ask and I will follow up promptly.
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