Police Officer Zlatko Nicholi Sintic

Police Officer Zlatko Nicholi Sintic

Los Angeles Police Department, California

End of Watch Thursday, February 12, 1976

Add to My Heroes

Zlatko Nicholi Sintic

Police Officer Zlatko Sintic was shot and killed as he and other officers approached a fast food restaurant in a Northridge shopping center to answer a silent alarm.

The gunman held an employee hostage for 5.5 hours before taking his own life.

Officer Sintic was a U.S. Air Force veteran and had served with the Los Angeles Police Department for nine years. He was survived by his wife and two children.

Bio

  • Age 33
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge 15485
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun; Small caliber
  • Offender Committed suicide

Most Recent Reflection

View all 82 Reflections

I had the honor and privilege working with Nick in Devonshire Division from 1973 to 74. He was a great partner. We had one Plymouth Fury left over as we had gone to the American Motors Ambassadors. Nick always made a b-line to get the Fury

Dennis Davis LAPD 1972-1076
Former partner

September 9, 2019

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.