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.
Two people were injured in a restaurant explosion and fire in Homestead.
A good Samaritan was honored Thursday, credited for saving the life of an officer during a shootout in Miami.
Two Bay Harbor islands couples are offering rewards of $70,000 after they say thieves stole nearly $1 million worth of jewelry and valuable items from their condominiums.
A bicyclist in his mid 20s was struck and killed while riding across the Julia Tuttle Causeway and the woman who struck him says she hit him by accident after another car cut her off.
New surveillance tape shows a black Cadillac Escalade driving through an open door at a Fort Lauderdale dry cleaner on Friday morning in what could have been a deadly accident.
Several people were injured after a car slammed into a business in Ft. Lauderdale.
Miami-Dade Police are investigating the death of a person near Florida’s Turnpike and US1.
A 16-year-old was shot and killed in the middle of the street overnight.
Two men are in custody after a police chase ends with them on the roof of a Hialeah mall.
Two shootouts involving police, a cop carjacking and a chase ended with a Miami cabbie being taken into custody.