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.
Two men are dead following a violent altercation between a landlord and his tenant.
A 19-year-old Key Biscayne man who was behind the wheel of Porsche during a fatal New Year’s Day crash was sentenced Friday.
A woman found dead on a Miami Lakes street has prompted a hit and run investigation.
A school bus, packed with dozens of children, slammed into a home in Hialeah Monday morning.
A security guard in Hollywood is fighting for his life following an altercation with a coworker that ended in gunfire.
Road rage is being blamed for a deadly shooting on State Road 826/Palmetto Expressway in Northwest Miami-Dade.
A former Brownsville physical education teacher is under arrest accused of sexual battery of two students.
Jordana Rosales pleaded guilty to striking Homeland Security Investigations Agent Scott McGuire and his partner.
Two women are accused of using stolen credit cards at high-end stores in the Aventura Mall.
A man suspected in the road rage shooting of two people on a central Florida highway is now behind bars and claims the shooting was in self-defense.