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.
Half a dozen Miami elementary school students were taken to the hospital after ingesting a medication.
Police have released video from a violent home invasion robbery in Key Biscayne in hopes of catching a man deemed extremely armed and dangerous.
One man was killed in an overnight shooting in Miami that injured two others.
A month before a woman was allegedly murdered by her husband in the front yard of their Kendall home, the couple were the newest residents in the neighborhood.
Tents were up and hazmat suits were out at a home in southwest Miami-Dade county Friday afternoon.
A victim has spoken out after confronting criminals in his home during a rash or burglaries in Coconut Grove.
An arrest has been made in the murder of a teenager, gunned down in Allapattah last week while walking home with a friend.
A northeast Miami-Dade man turned the tables on someone who tried to break into his home early Tuesday morning.
Three people wanted in connection to a burglary in Sunrise are now in custody – one of them in the hospital.
The atmosphere around Miami’s La Carreta restuarant was festive and similar to a carnival a night after the controversial Cuban leader Fidel Castro passed away at the age of 90.