Scott Allen

Scott Allen is editor of the Spotlight Team, the Globe’s investigative reporting unit. In more than 20 years at the Globe, he has covered the environment and medicine and served as the Globe’s Health and Science editor before becoming an investigative reporter in 2008. A graduate of Bowdoin College, he was also a journalism fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Latest stories

Partners pays a price after bid for South Shore Hospital

By and , Globe Staff

When Partners HealthCare struck a deal with the attorney general to acquire three more hospitals, rivals finally took a public stand.

UMass police helped keep student’s addiction secret

By Eric Bosco and Kayla Marchetti , Globe Correspondents

By turning Logan into an informant, his heroin habit was hidden from his parents, until his fatal overdose.

Four women accuse Everett mayor of sexual harassment

By , and , Globe Staff

Carlo DeMaria’s accusers include a city employee who abruptly resigned in 2012 after she said the mayor asked her for oral sex.

AG sues former Westfield State leader over use of funds

By , Globe Staff

Evan Dobelle is accused of improperly spending nearly $100,000 in university resources on personal expenses.