ACSOL’s Conference Calls

Conference Call Recordings Online
Dial-in number: 1-712-770-8055, Conference Code: 983459

Monthly Meetings | Recordings (10/16 Recording Uploaded)
Emotional Support Group Meetings

We have emailed a link to the conference videos to all attendees and those who purchased the videos. If you haven’t received it and it is not in your spam folder, email

conference at all4consolaws dot org



NE: Scammers targeting Madison County sex offenders

[ – 4/20/20]

The Madison County Sheriff’s Department has received complaints about unknown callers claiming to be representatives of the department.

The calls specifically target registered sex offenders and make various threats or demands of money, according to a Facebook post from the sheriff’s department.

The callers identify themselves as either Sgt. Downs or Sgt. Lyle, neither of whom work for the Madison County Sheriff’s Department.

Read the full article

Past quotes from Janice:

“If you receive a call that demands immediate payment for a failure to register, be on the alert. The source of such a demand is likely to be a scammer. Real law enforcement officials do not demand payment in any amount for a real failure to register.”

“The best way to stop a scam is to hang up the phone and not answer the next phone call. If you give money, gift cards or anything else to a scammer, you will only encourage them to prey on other innocent families.:


Related links to past scam articles to remind you how to not be scammed (for more, search for “scam” on our ACSOL website):

NEW Scam targeting registrants: Extortion letter

CA: Georgia Couple Posed as L.A. County Deputies to Scam Victims Out of $16K in Gift Cards

CA: Scammers Target Los Angeles Registrants, Families

Scammers Targeting Registrants

VA: Police: Scammers targeting elderly, sex offenders by demanding money with person info

Scam Alert: $2,000 Fine for Moving Without Reporting







We welcome a lively discussion with all view points - keeping in mind...  
  1. Your submission will be reviewed by one of our volunteer moderators. Moderating decisions may be subjective.
  2. Please keep the tone of your comment civil and courteous. This is a public forum.
  3. Swear words should be starred out such as f*k and s*t
  4. Please stay on topic - both in terms of the organization in general and this post in particular.
  5. Please refrain from general political statements in (dis)favor of one of the major parties or their representatives.
  6. Please take personal conversations off this forum.
  7. We will not publish any comments advocating for violent or any illegal action.
  8. We cannot connect participants privately - feel free to leave your contact info here. You may want to create a new / free, readily available email address.
  9. Please refrain from copying and pasting repetitive and lengthy amounts of text.
  10. Please do not post in all Caps.
  11. If you wish to link to a serious and relevant media article, legitimate advocacy group or other pertinent web site / document, please provide the full link. No abbreviated / obfuscated links.
  12. We suggest to compose lengthy comments in a desktop text editor and copy and paste them into the comment form
  13. We will not publish any posts containing any names not mentioned in the original article.
  14. Please choose a short user name that does not contain links to other web sites or identify real people
  15. Please do not solicit funds
  16. If you use any abbreviation such as Failure To Register (FTR), or any others, the first time you use it please expand it for new people to better understand.
  17. All commenters are required to provide a real email address where we can contact them.  It will not be displayed on the site.
  18. Please send any input regarding moderation or other website issues via email to moderator [at] all4consolaws [dot] org
ACSOL, including but not limited to its board members and agents, does not provide legal advice on this website.  In addition, ACSOL warns that those who provide comments on this website may or may not be legal professionals on whose advice one can reasonably rely.  
Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Funny how this particular sheriff’s office posts the warning on Facebook, where those they should be warning are barred.


That’s just like new laws going on the books but failing to notify the citizenry of the new laws which they are responsible for knowing about before accidentally breaking them. No court sympathy.

Just emailed the sheriff, pointing out that registrants are barred from Facebook. Curious what the response will be.

Would love your thoughts, please comment.x