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 family of a ten-year old Miramar boy who was killed during a robbery at the family’s nail salon plan has asked for the public’s help in catching his killer.
A 9-year-old child who was wounded a week ago when his house was riddled with bullets has a new home in what his mother feels will be a safer section of Miami.
Dramatic new cell phone video captured by a CBS4 News crew shows a police take down at gunpoint on the Palmetto Expressway of three suspected shoplifters.
A motorcyclist wanted for injuring a Broward Sheriff Deputy and leading police on a high speed chase into Miami-Dade County is hospitalized and in police custody.
Miami Police say a 47-year-old man wanted for at least six violent robberies including the savage attack last week on a convenience store clerk is under arrest.
A 9-year-old child who was wounded when his Miami home was riddled with bullets Friday in a drive-by shooting is speaking out, saying he hopes the suspects will be caught. He also wants to move out of his neighborhood.
Gunfire echoed across a Southwest Miami-Dade neighborhood as Miami-Dade Police were forced to fire on burglars after a SWAT team is called in when the criminals terrorize residents.
The search is on for four people who beat a man and sexually assaulted a woman in an overnight home invasion in Coconut Grove. Four men, who wore bandanas or some kind of t-shirts over their faces, rushed a home at Brooker Street and Oak Avenue just before 2 a.m.
Dash Cam video obtained exclusively by CBS4 shows the final moments in the life of murdered, 36-year-old tow truck driver David Herr.
Miami Gardens police are stepping up their presence on the streets after a tenth person was shot in the last week and a half.