If you see a message that says your account has been locked for security purposes, this means that we have detected suspicious behavior, and it appears as though your account may have been compromised.
If you still have access to your account
When you log in or open your app, you’ll see a message with instructions on how to restore access and secure your account by changing your password. If you have an email address associated with your account, we’ll also send instructions to that address. Please check your spam, junk, and social folders if you don’t see an email from us.
If you can log in, but still need help unlocking your Twitter account, try reading our FAQs for more troubleshooting tips.
If you don’t have account access and can’t log in
Contact our support team for additional help accessing and unlocking your account.