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.
A 3-week-old baby is in critical condition following a hit-and-run crash in Miami.
A body was pulled from Biscayne Bay after Miami Fire Rescue checked into reports of a personal watercraft accident.
There’s a break in the case of a fatal hit-and-run as investigators believe they’ve found the vehicle in question and have taken two people into custody.
A Miramar teen has been charged in a deadly drive-by shooting in northwest Miami-Dade earlier this week in which a 15-year-old was killed.
Investigators are trying to figure out what prompted the shooting of a 15-year-old Northwest Miami-Dade teen, killed Tuesday in a drive-by while walking home from store.
Two police officers were injured after an incident Wednesday morning in West Miami.
The family of Atlanta Braves infielder Sean Rodriguez is recovering after a fiery crash with a stolen Miami-Dade police cruiser.
Body camera video from a Miami-Dade Police officer shows the frightening moments following a shooting that left eight people, including five juveniles, shot at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park on the day honoring his legacy.
Broward authorities are searching for four people captured on security cameras breaking into cars and stealing valuable items worth thousands of dollars in a Weston parking lot.
A 15-year-old Miami teen has been charged with two sexual assaults in Miami last year.