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Navy SEAL Death Puts Spotlight On Training Program | KPBS

Navy SEAL Death Puts Spotlight On Training Program | KPBS

About 75 percent of the sailors who begin training to become Navy SEALs don’t make it through the six-month program.

The grueling training is designed to create an elite special forces fighting team.

But it is not supposed to be lethal.

The San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office last week determined that the drowning death of Navy SEAL candidate James Derek Lovelace in May was a homicide.

Source: Navy SEAL Death Puts Spotlight On Training Program | KPBS