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.
There were tense moments inside a Wilton Manors neighborhood Monday after a police bomb squad was called in to detonate a number of items at a man’s home – a man who police said had been setting fires.
Broward Sheriffs Office divers scoured a Sunrise canal again on Friday, finding bones that could be a clue to a four decades old missing teens case. The uncle of one of the missing teens also spoke out also.
The normal camaraderie between members of the Everglades Bicycling Club took on a somber tone Thursday with a moment of silence for one of their cycling brothers.
The F.B.I. is offering a $5,000 reward for an armed, serial bank robber who has victimized five banks since May in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties.
A beleagured French citizen is speaking out after he was viciously beaten with brass knuckles during an early morning robbery last weekend on Miami Beach.
The chief of police for the City of North Miami Beach has suspended the department’s sniper training program after a local news report revealed a controversial training method used at a local shooting range.
Miami-Dade police are asking for the public’s help to identify a Cutler Bay arsonist who struck on Christmas day.
Miami Police detectives are seeking help from the public after a black Cadillac was riddled with bullets with two adults and a child inside it.
Police have released the identity of a woman fatally shot in a murder-suicide attempt Tuesday night.
New details are surfacing about an accused jewelry thief who CBS4 News has profiled in a series of exclusive reports.