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.
Miami Beach police are trying to determine why a tourist from New York City was targeted, shot and killed early Sunday morning.
Even though South Florida was spared the brunt of Hurricane Matthew, the storm left behind plenty of power outages in its wake including Friday when some power lines came down in Lauderdale Lakes and sparked a domino effect of damage.
It was a striking site in Miami as many slept and others were distracted by Hurricane Matthew and the damage it was causing.
As rain and wind begin to hit South Florida with more consistency, residents in Miami Shores are still out shopping for supplies.
A grandson is appealing for the public’s help in an 18-year-old cold case: the shooting of his 82-year-old grandmother in 1998.
Police believe they’ve gotten a two-for-one after arresting a man in Oakland Park accused of several violent crimes.
New surveillance tape obtained exclusively by CBS4 shows a mail thief who may have victims in at least three South Florida cities.
People continue passing by Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez’s home to leave flowers and balloons – some saying they can’t believe he is gone.
While the sports world mourns the loss of a rising star, loved ones reflect on the lives of the two friends also killed in the accident.
A West Kendall man says he was shot accidentally by a Miami-Dade Police Officer who was cleaning her revolver and he says she was “negligent” and “careless.”