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.
Three families are stepping forward to care for the two children of a Miami woman who was murdered inside her apartment while her son and daughter were there.
Miami homicide detectives are investigating after a woman’s body was found in an Overtown apartment.
A man accused of shooting a North Miami Beach police officer wants to be released from jail on bond.
New surveillance tape shows striking images of a gunman ordering two employees at a Subway restaurant to climb over a counter and give him what cash they have in the register.
There is a break in the case of a 57-year-old Dania Beach man who was struck and killed Thursday night by a hit-and-run driver.
A North Miami Beach rabbi and his family were surprised early Wednesday morning by a burglar in their home.
A California woman is charged with trespassing after Miami-Dade Police said she scaled a fence at Miami International Airport and was stopped from getting close to the runway.
A school bus driver is under arrest, accused of sexual battery on a 7-year old girl.
A bus with dozens of passengers crashed into a a strip mall Thursday morning in Miami while trying to avoid an SUV. Now, police are saying the driver of the SUV should not have been on the road.
Police have busted a major fencing ring that has been tied to hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of stolen merchandise, according to a senior law enforcement source.