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 man who was reportedly impersonating a police officer, complete with flashing lights on top of his car, stopped a driver Saturday but was soon busted after a real Miami officer stopped to provide back-up.
A police impersonator, with flashing lights on top of his car, stopped a driver early morning Saturday but was soon busted after a patrol officer stopped to provide back-up.
For the first time since an 11-year-old Miami girl was abducted and sexually assaulted last Thursday afternoon, her loved ones are speaking out, appealing for the public’s help in solving this troubling case.
Investigators are trying to determine how a 4-year-old boy apparently died inside his Coral Springs apartment Monday morning.
Police may have caught a break as they continue to investigate a rash of cell phone store robberies across Miami-Dade County.
CBS4 has learned of a horrible crime that has happened four times in the past two months in the city of North Miami. Gunmen have been forcing robbery victims in to the trunks of their cars while trying to get cash.
One year after Lamar Callie was gunned down on a Miami-Dade transit bus, his mother and sister appealed for the public’s help at a brief memorial service off the Miami-Dade bus way.
South Miami Police are appealing for the public’s help in finding a well-dressed burglar who they say stole up to $30,000 worth of jewelry last weekend from a boutique on Sunset Drive.
Striking new surveillance tape shows how close a 50-year-old 7-Eleven Store clerk came to losing his life early Wednesday morning as a handgun is held to his neck by a robber.
A 40-year-old Miami man who’s accused of grabbing a 13-year-old girl is being held on $100,000 bond. His mother says she is “in shock” because her son is “not violent.”