The real Eau Claire County Clerk doesn’t call people and demand that they pay their fines.
Police in Eau Claire are warning of a new phone scam that’s making the rounds. Investigators say people have gotten calls from a number that claims to be the clerk’s office, the scammer then demands a payment for past due fines, or else. Police say the real clerk doesn’t call, and never demands payment. If you get a call, simply hang-up.