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.
A Homestead woman was shot during an attempted robbery.
The Florida Highway Patrol scoured a strip mall on Wednesday looking for evidence in the Sunday night hit-and-run death of a 52-year-old bicyclist.
The U.S. Coast Guard is scouring the Atlantic Ocean for a container ship from Jacksonville that was disabled near the eye of Hurricane Joaquin in the Bahamas.
A tearful mother is asking for the public’s help in the murder of her teenage daughter in 2004 and Miami-Dade Police are hoping the appeal will stir up new leads in the cold case.
Flying debris from a car crash injured a number of students at a nearby Miami high school and left one person dead on Wednesday.
Approximately $41 million in drugs seized at sea by the Coast Guard were offloaded Tuesday at their Miami Beach base.
An investigation is underway after a deadly police involved shooting in northern Miami-Dade.
New surveillance tape shows some frightening moments inside a Hialeah convenience store as, police say, a thief wearing a blue hoodie, pointing a sub machine gun, stormed in and demanded cash.
A man who reportedly stabbed his wife and son was shot and killed by Miami-Dade police early Thursday morning.
Three dogs were removed from a southwest Miami-Dade home where the body of an elderly woman was found Tuesday afternoon.