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 school bus driver is under arrest, accused of sexual battery on a 7-year old girl.
A bus with dozens of passengers crashed into a a strip mall Thursday morning in Miami while trying to avoid an SUV. Now, police are saying the driver of the SUV should not have been on the road.
Police have busted a major fencing ring that has been tied to hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of stolen merchandise, according to a senior law enforcement source.
New surveillance photos have been released after a 45-year-old father and cook is gunned down Saturday morning while he was outside washing his new red Camaro.
An investigation is underway after two people were shot in Miami early Monday afternoon. One of the injured was found in the 3400 block of Day Avenue, the second just blocks away on Percival Avenue.
Miami-Dade Police say they’ve busted three burglars with extensive criminal histories after at least 17 restaurants were broken in to in the first five weeks of this year. Nearly all of the businesses are Chinese or Japanese restaurants.
A 58-year-old Miami woman who was nearly killed in a horrific hit-and-run accident last week says it is a “miracle” that she survived and will need years to recover after being hospitalized with broken ribs and legs and a fractured pelvis and a collapsed lung.
Miami-Dade Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a Dodge Ram pickup truck that took the life of a bicyclist Monday morning.
A 19-year old student faced a judge on Friday after being arrested the day before for having a gun in school.
Miami Police are asking for the public’s help to find two drivers who hit a woman crossing a South Florida street.