Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Dan Cesareo, the president of Big Fish Entertainment and the executive producer of the A&E show Live PD, says the show's control room looked like the living rooms of viewers all over the country Saturday night.
Playing out the scene of a suspect holding his daughter while fighting with deputies from beginning to end is the idea behind the show.
"Nothing prepared us for what we saw Saturday night," Cesareo said. "As a father of two young children, it is definitely the most intense thing that I have personally witnessed in my career."
Cesareo says the whole idea behind the show is giving viewers a ride along with law enforcement.
"We're the first show that's ever completely documented police work from beginning to end," Cesareo said.
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