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.
New surveillance tape obtained by CBS4 shows what West Miami’s Police Chief says is an alarming problem in South Florida: thieves targetting high-end cars for their expensive tire rims.
Wildlife trappers planned to search again Tuesday night in the canals of a Coral Gables neighborhood for a pair of crocodiles.
Police are trying to get the word out in one Coral Gables neighborhood after a man was bitten by a crocodile over the weekend – a first in Florida.
Arthur Sotloff told CBS4’s Peter D’Oench that he and his wife, Shirley, wanted to thank everyone for their prayers and their well wishes.
It’s been over six months since Pedrito Gonzalez’s mother, Noemi Gonzalez, disappeared from the North Miami duplex the two of them shared.
Time is running out to collect on a $20,000 reward being offered by Brinks for information which leads the FBI to the man who robbed and shot one of their guards.
Grieving relatives appealed for the community’s help Monday after a father of three children was gunned down in Miami during an apparent robbery.
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.