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.
Police from two agencies rushed to the School of Communication on the campus of the University of Miami on Friday after a report of a weapon being discharged.
A man who was shot three times during a shooting spree in Liberty City that claimed two lives on Tuesday is speaking out, saying he tried to protect as many people he could from being wounded.
A day after a mass shooting at a Liberty City apartment complex, police say it appears the shooting was gang-related and retaliation for a previous incident.
Two people are dead, as many as eight others wounded, in an early morning shooting in the City of Miami.
A 19-year-old motorcyclist from Miami Beach who the Florida Highway Patrol clocked at more than 150 miles per hour on I-75 on Monday near Naples says he lost track of his speed during his “thrill ride” and never intended to elude the troopers who followed him.
For the first time since a police officer’s car was involved in a horrific crash in 2012 that took the life of a young woman and nearly killed her boyfriend, attorneys were able to question that officer.
The family of a man who was left critically injured after he was involved in a hit and run in Miami is asking for the public’s help to catch the driver.
Loved ones are speaking out for the first time after the murder of 17-year-old Amaya Cruz in Oakland Park, saying she was a “loving, caring, beautiful, green-eyed beauty” and calling her accused killer a “monster.”
Police are looking for a suspect Friday after one person was found dead on the side of a home.
Police are searching for a driver accused of hitting a man and driving away early Friday morning.