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.
Four people were hospitalized and a banquet hall was left completely trashed following gunfire at a Miami Gardens gathering spot.
A 17-year-old is in critical condition after being shot in front of a home.
No need for The Batman, we’ve got the Joker in custody.
A Miami police officer was forced to fire after he was confronted by a knife-wielding man.
A man starting off his work week faced a scary sight – a masked man pointing a gun at him.
An arrest has been in a North Miami Beach shooting earlier this month in which a 15-year-old was critically injured.
A 28-year-old Riviera Beach woman took some extraordinary measures after her purse was stolen at a Waffle House restaurant in Oakland Park.
Airplane debris found floating in the water about 15 miles east of Eleuthera, Bahamas is from the same type of plane that vanished on Monday with four people on board.
As the ongoing search for a missing plane continues, the Coast Guard has located a debris field.
New body camera video obtained exclusively by CBS4 shows the dramatic moments before and during the rescue of a family by a veteran Miami-Dade Police Officer as a raging fire in a nearby ficus tree threatens to engulf their home in the middle of the night.