Midrand police pay tribute to fallen hero


Midrand Police Station’s fallen hero, Detective Sergeant Luyanda Matthewson Sicina died on 19 July and was laid to rest on 29 July.

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The memorial service was held at the police station on 27 July where most of his colleagues honoured Sicina by remembering his dedication to his work and strong character.

“Sicina was involved in a car accident on 29 May and was taken to Glywood Hospital where he was admitted for serious injuries. He has been in and out of hospital ever since his accident until he was no longer able to fight and he left us,” said the spokesperson for the station, Warrant Officer Mmakgomo Semono.

Midrand Police Station spokesperson, Warrant Officer Mmakgomo Semono pays his respects to the late Luyanda Sicina.

Semono said the family is still dealing with their loss and are not comfortable releasing a picture of Sicina.

Details: Midrand Police Station 011 347 1626/00.


Many men and women die in the line of duty protecting other families whilst their own are left to mourn. Share your story on Midrand Reporter Facebook page if a police officer has ever lost their lives or sustained injuries protecting you or your belongings.

Welisa Nene

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