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.
The president of the Miami-Dade Police Benevolent Association had strong words on Tuesday following the shooting of two officers.
Crews shutdown parts of US-1 for hours after a wrong-way crash early Monday morning in Coral Gables.
A Florida Highway Patrol trooper remains in the hospital in critical condition but stable condition following a crash on Friday.
A Florida Highway Patrol officer was critically injured while performing speed enforcement on State Road 836 Friday morning.
Victims are speaking out exclusively with CBS4 about a rash of burglaries in two communities in Southwest Miami-Dade.
The Broward Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man they said stopped a boy walking to school, took him in his car and then attempted to molest him.
Miami police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man who they say may be tied to three armed robberies.
A South Florida mother is angry and frustrated after her daughter, and two other teens, were wounded in a shooting at their Brownsville apartment complex.
Surfside police are asking for the public’s help in finding a burglar who struck on Valentine’s Day.
The reward is now being raised to find the person who murdered 15-year-old Johnny Lubin Jr.