Peter D’Oench

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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.

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A three-week-old baby is in critical condition following a hit and run crash in Miami. (Source: CBS4)

3-Week-Old Baby In Critical Condition After Crash

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. (Source: CBS4)

Deadly Personal Watercraft Accident In Biscayne Bay

A body was pulled from Biscayne Bay after Miami Fire Rescue checked into reports of a personal watercraft accident.


Police believe this BMW was involved in a fatal hit-and-run in Ft. Lauderdale. (Source: Jamel Moreno)

Vehicle Suspected In Fatal Hit & Run Found Abandoned

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.


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Teen Charged In Deadly NW Dade Drive-By Shooting

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.


Calixto Logan, undated photo. (Source: Facebook)

Store Video Offers New Details In Teen Slaying In Opa-Locka

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.


Raymond Flowers (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections Dept.)

Officers Injured During Incident In West Miami

Two police officers were injured after an incident Wednesday morning in West Miami.


The investigation continues into a deadly crash involving a police cruise that was stolen just minutes earlier. (Source: CBS4)

Braves Player’s Family In Hospital After Fiery Crash With Police Cruiser

The family of Atlanta Braves infielder Sean Rodriguez is recovering after a fiery crash with a stolen Miami-Dade police cruiser.


Police body cam footage shows the harrowing moments during a shooting at Martin Luther King, Jr. Park on the holiday honoring his legacy. (Source: Miami-Dade Police Dept.)

Body Cam Captures Cops’ Bravery During MLK Holiday Shooting

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.


Police are looking to identify the people in this white Kia Optima, seen breaking into several cars at a Weston gym. (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office Dept.)

Thieves Break Into Cars Parked At Weston Gym

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.


Kamai Clerveaux, 15, was charged with two counts of kidnapping, armed sexual battery and armed carjacking and possession of a weapon. (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Police: DNA Connects Miami Teen To Rape, Kidnapping

A 15-year-old Miami teen has been charged with two sexual assaults in Miami last year.




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