A Cheshire Police Authority computer block is infecting computers. This Ukash and PaySafeCard scam attempts to trick you into thinking that the fine is coming from the Cheshire Police. This is of course a scam and the Cheshire Police virus should be removed immediately. Removal instructions are at the end of the article.
Aliases and text displayed are: Cheshire Police Authority, United Kingdom Police, Attention! Your PC is blocked, Police Central e-crime Unit, Metropolitan Police. There are also webcams, Ukash logos, PaySafeCard logos, IP address, various threats and criminal accusations.
The real Cheshire Police did not block your computer and put the notice on your screen. This is a financial scam intent on having you send cyber criminals money using Ukash or PaySafeCard. Do not believe anything that the Cheshire Police Authority notice states, it is bogus.
The Cheshire Police notice states that you have conducted illegal activity and must pay a large fine in order to lift the block on your computer. The computer block requests that you pay using the common payment methods Ukash and PaySafeCard. Of course do not purchase a Ukash or PaySafeCard to remove the fake Cheshire Police block from your computer.
If you follow our instructions below you will completely remove the Cheshire Police Authority notice and unblock your computer.
The Cheshire Police virus is very nasty. It completely locks your computer and you cannot do any form of computer activity. You cannot access your desktop, files, programs, start menu or anything else. This is an extremely irritating infection.
Some computer users try to do a system restore to get rid of the Cheshire Police Authority virus. Unfortunately this is not a valid option to remove this infection. The creators of the Cheshire Police block have purposely disabled the ability to remove this virus using system restore.
We have provided easy to follow instructions to remove the Cheshire Police Authority block. Our instructions are detailed and are the best method for removing this financial scam. If you follow our instructions below you will completely remove the Cheshire Police notice and unblock your computer.
We have successfully tested our removal instructions ourselves in our computer lab. During the testing we completely remove the Cheshire Police Authority notice and our computer was unlocked. The instructions are proven to work and we highly recommend that you perform the same steps if you wish to remove this infection.
Cheshire Police virus
virus Removal Instructions
Success Rate: 100%
virus Lab Tests: 5
OS’s Tested: Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8
Cheshire Police virus Samples Tested: 3
Removal Tool: Spyhunter
* Is the Cheshire police virus on a Windows 8 computer? See the Windows 8 virus Removal Instructions
The virus removal instructions we have outlined below has been proven remove the Cheshire Police Authority virus. You must be on the infected computer when performing these steps.
1 To begin, go ahead and reboot the infected computer. If the infected computer is turned off, go ahead and turn it on.
2 Immediately as the computer begins to boot, press F8 many times. Pressing F8 allows you to access the Advanced Options Menu.
3 Once you are in the Advanced Options Menu, use your arrow keys and select the Safe Mode with Networking option. Press enter when you have selected that option.
4 Windows will now boot into Safe Mode with Networking. Safe Mode with Networking will allow you to remove Cheshire Police computer block.
5Once you are in Safe Mode with Networking it is time to begin the Cheshire Police Authority virus removal procedure. On your keyboard, click and hold the Windows key, then press the R key. See keyboard diagram below.
6 After you have pressed the Windows and R key, the Windows Run Box will open. Type exactly the following into the run box and click OK:
After clicking OK, your computer will connect to the internet and download our recommended virus removal program called Spyhunter.
7 When you see the Spyhunter download box, click the Run button. The picture of the download box is below. After you click the “Run” button, Spyhunter will launch. If your computer asks if you are sure you want to run Spyhunter, click OK. The Spyhunter installation will begin. After fully installing Spyhunter the virus scan will automatically begin.
8 After Spyhunter has scanned your computer you will see the viruses listed in the scan results. Simply click “Fix Threats” to remove all of the virus infections.
9 After you click “Fix Threats” you are going to need to register Spyhunter to remove the Cheshire Police virus. Please register Spyhunter and the virus will be removed.
Registering Spyhunter offers superior benefits including real-time constant protection against any potential threats. Spyhunter will detect and remove any future threats that may occur including viruses, spyware, trojans, registry infections and more. It is a great all-in-one solution for your computer security needs and that is why we recommend it.
10 After you have registered Spyhunter, and the virus was removed, you can safely reboot into Normal Mode. The Cheshire Police virus will be completely gone.