How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Jo C. Your Own Question
Jo C.
Jo C., Barrister
Category: Law
Satisfied Customers: 31300
Experience:  Over 5 years in practice
12826847
Type Your Law Question Here...
Jo C. is online now

Hi, Ive just got home from work and switched on my pc laptop

Customer Question

Hi, Ive just got home from work and switched on my pc laptop to chat on the electricians forum. Then without notice my laptop is blocked by the United Kingdom Police(police central e-crime unit) saying Ive viewed inapropriate material and unless I pay £100.00p by Pay Ukash or Pay pay safe card within 72 hours then a criminal case will be initiated against me. This looks very convincing but unless my sons been up to no good Im hoping its a scam, my laptop is blocked please help.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 4 years ago.
HI.

Thank you for your question . My name is Jo and I will try to help with this.

What would you like to know?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.


For JOMO1972 my problem has been resolved, the e-mail address I used for contact was a business one and not my private one can you please delete this email address from your data base([email protected]) Thank you.

Expert:  Jo C. replied 4 years ago.
No problem. All the best.