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 boat rescue took place Friday afternoon off Haulover Beach. The boat capsized about 150-yards offshore from 108th and Collins Avenue.
A veteran Miami-Dade police officer says she is in “shock” and “disbelief” after burglars ransacked her home and stole cash, car keys, a bullet proof vest, four weapons and even her family’s 2010 black Nissan Armada.
Three bodies were discovered in a northwest Miami-Dade home in what police believe was a murder-suicide. Miami-Dade police said just before 3:30 a.m. they received a call about a man with a gun at 5564 NW 193rd Lane.
A Subway store clerk says she was terrified by a gunman who tapped her on the wrist with his weapon and demanded cash last Wednesday night.
The U.S. Post Office is offering a $15,0000 reward for any information leading to the arrest of people who they say are targeting mail carriers.
Not your typical sight on a stretch of Miami Beach. Sure, everyone expects sand, surf, seagulls and girls in bikinis. On Tuesday afternoon, however, beach goers at 57th and Collins Avenue got something different. A plane.
Surveillance cameras captured a man taking money from a Walmart store as the employee collecting money from cash registers turned his back.
An investigation is underway after the body of an infant was found in the tub of a Lauderdale Lakes home.
The co-owner of a well-known classic car auto dealership says a blaze that caused $1 million in damage to her business was “set in 3 places.”
Family and friends of an 11-year old girl murdered inside her Little Havana home honored her memory Tuesday evening at a special mass.