Peter D’Oench is a reporter for CBS4 News. He came to CBS4 from WKRN in Nashville.
D’Oench was an award-winning member of the WPLG News Team as a reporter from 1989 – 2004. In addition, he was a producer for news, special projects and the station’s Problem Solvers franchise from 2004–2007.
Prior to joining WPLG, he was an anchor/reporter with WTNH, New Haven (1984 – 1989); a reporter for WFTV, Orlando (1983 – 1984); a reporter and morning anchor with WCBS, New York City (1982 – 1983); a reporter for WSVN, Miami (1978 – 1982) and a reporter for KAMR, Amarillo, Texas (1977 – 1978).
D’Oench is the recipient of a number of prestigious honors and awards, including a Silver Circle and five Sunshine State Awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, a pair of awards from the Sigma Delta Chi honor society, a special citation from Mothers Against Drunk Driving, an Excellence in Reporting commendation from the New York City Overseas Press Club, a special citation from the Miami-Dade County PTA and a special commendation from Florida Governor Bob Graham.
Miami-Dade Police say an officer was forced to shoot and kill a knife-wielding, 20-year-old man who was making threats to kill someone.
A toddler is recovering on his second birthday after his head was grazed by a bullet Sunday.
A Broward grandmother said she will do everything she can to keep a divided family together after a mother is accused of repeatedly leaving her children home alone with no food and electricity and giving them medication to make them go to sleep.
A 15-year-old girl who was wounded along with two other girls in a drive-by shooting Tuesday in Liberty City says she thought “my life was gone” when she heard the gunfire.
Sophia Taylor’s 18-year old daughter Jacquelyn Powell was one of three teen hospitalized after they were injured in a drive by shooting in Liberty City.
Miami Beach Police have confirmed to CBS4 that former UM football player JoJo Nicolas was critically injured in a car accident Tuesday morning on the MacArthur Causeway.
A large hole cut into the roof of a business was how police said someone managed to get inside early Monday morning to steal lottery tickets, cigarettes and money.
A veteran teacher accused of forcing a 10-year-old student to clean a clogged urinal with his bare hands is speaking out for the first time, saying she would “never want to hurt a child.”
Tallahassee Police confirmed that a body found in an empty building is that of missing former Florida State University student Ryan Uhre.
Police in North Miami are searching for a woman who hasn’t been seen since Wednesday.