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.
Miami-Dade Police took a woman with a toy gun into custody Friday following a confrontation with an officer and the entire incident was caught on camera by a veteran CBS4 photographer.
Ft. Lauderdale Police are hoping the community can help identify the man seen on video robbing a woman of her cash as she attempted to pay for her items.
After a preliminary investigation revealed that an 81-year-old man was struck by a hit-and-run driver, Miami-Dade Police have now determined that a good Samaritan who stuck around to help was actually the one at fault.
There are new developments in a family’s search for a Doral mother and her daughter who were last seen May 30th.
The president of Florida International University gave an impassioned plea to students and staff to never let hate and violence dominate their lives but to also be on the lookout for suspicious activity.
Authorities have charged three teenagers following a wild off-road chase on ATV’s in southwest Miami-Dade.
One person was killed and two others were injured in an overnight shooting in South Miami.
There is new information about the father last seen with his missing daughter and her mother.
The disappearance of a Doral mother and daughter has led investigators to a canal behind a store in Hialeah Gardens.
A triple shooting overnight in Miami has left a teenager dead, two children hurt, and a family demanding answers.