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Patrick Trollop

The Harlem-Roscoe Fire Protection District announced that Patrick Trollop will become the department’s next chief, beginning on Jan. 1.

Currently a battalion chief, Trollop has been with the department for 10 years. In his career, he has served as a paramedic for a private ambulance service in the Rockford area and in the United States Marine Corps as an Infantry Squad Leader.

Current Fire Chief Don Shoevlin announced earlier this year that he was retiring at the end of this year.