Double Bill: Caught! on Discovery Channel, May 2, 2024: “Tased and Confused” and “Man vs. Machine”


Discovery Channel presents a double dose of Caught!, offering back-to-back episodes filled with thrilling police takedowns and lighthearted human-versus-machine clashes. Kicking off at 9:00 PM on Thursday, May 2, 2024, “Tased and Confused” is all about the world of non-lethal police tactics, while “Man vs. Machine,” airing at 9:30 PM, showcases the whimsical side of technological mishaps.

In “Tased and Confused,” we go behind the scenes of high-risk police operations, where officers navigate dangerous encounters with armed and unpredictable suspects. To ensure the safety of both civilians and themselves, law enforcement officers rely on a range of non-lethal weapons and tactics. This episode shines a spotlight on the effectiveness of tasers, bean bag rounds, and K-9 units in subduing suspects and resolving tense situations without lethal force. Through dramatic reconstructions and firsthand accounts, audiences will experience the split-second decision-making and skilled execution that define these delicate operations.

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Changing gears, “Man vs. Machine” presents a compilation of humorous incidents arising from the unpredictable interaction between humans and machinery. From power tools with a mind of their own to semi-trucks that seem to have a sense of humor, each scenario offers a lighthearted twist on the age-old battle between man and machine.

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Caught!’s double feature promises a dynamic viewing experience, combining the intensity of police procedurals with the comedic relief of technological hijinks.

Caught! airs on the Discovery Channel at 9:00 PM and 9:30 PM on Thursday, May 2, 2024.

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