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I would highly recommend that you go forward with a forcible detainer action (eviction) so that at the end the sheriff or constable has physically removed your son if needed and legally turned over full possession to you. If you go through the process you can't be legally liable when he does come around and claim that you illegally changed the locks, etc.
Do you know where he is and could you advise the sheriff or constable as to where he could be served with a lawsuit?
California is unique in that it recognizes a difference between a tenant and a lodger. A lodger is someone that rents a room in your single family home and you only rent to one (in this case offer him a place to stay) so you only have one lodger if you rent multiple rooms then they are all tenants. I say this so you know that you have a legal right to simply put him out, but most police departments won't recognize this even if you hand them the California statute they will say it is a civil matter you need to evict. To prevent that from slowing you down I would suggest that you go through the eviction process.
Once you answer my question as to whether you know where to serve him with a lawsuit (sheriff or constable will do this) I can better answer your question.
You can reply and tell me later if you can't find him.
You should serve him with a 3 day notice to quit due to domestic violence (if it was not domestic violence then simply state he was a nuisance to other tenants. See https://www.ezlandlordforms.com/documents/california-3-day-notice-to-perform-or-quit-3738/ type a letter like this one. I think you can see enough to type it yourself it is not critical that it be perfect just mainly state boldly that it is a 3 DAY NOTICE TO QUIT due to .... and post that on his bedroom door take a picture of it taped to the door and mail it to him at the last known address such as your home. You can mail it certified without return receipt required that way you can also prove you mailed it and the post office will give you tracking number that shows it was put in your mailbox.
Then wait 3 days minimum and go to the Court and file a forcible detainer action. You will need to provide them an address either home or work where they can serve him with papers. You can probably get all the papers at the courthouse for free. They will set a hearing for about 5-7 days after they serve him. Go to the hearing and even if he show just state that he is nuisance or domestic violence if that applies. You should be able to get a copy of the police report and/or copy of emergency restraining order and take it with you to court. If he shows and loses the Judge will tell you how long he has to file an appeal. My guess is he won't show so just ask the Court how soon you can get a Writ of Possession issued. The Writ will cost around $200, but that pays for the sheriff or constable to come out and post notice that they will return between 2-5 days after posting notice to physically remove him and watch as you put his belongings on the curb. At that point they will legally give you possession of his room and you should change all locks. In fact you should be ready to change all locks as soon as they complete the task. After that retain a copy of the Judge's order and copy of writ and if he comes around and won't leave call the police and have him given notice that he is trespassing and if he comes on the property after that he will be charged with criminal trespass.
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