Evan Allen

Allen covers law enforcement and breaking news in Boston and around New England. She joined the Globe in 2011 after graduating from Emerson College in Boston with a degree in writing, literature and publishing. In her time at the Globe, she has covered several metrowest towns and major news events including the Boston Marathon bombings.

Latest stories

Massachusetts Democrats table controversial resolution on Israeli settlements in West Bank

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Massachusetts Democrats voted Saturday to table a provocative proposal for the state committee to declare opposition to Israeli settlements in the West Bank without mentioning Palestinian violence.

Immigrant and refugee students learn about their rights

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Attorney Elizabeth Read stood before the classroom full of teenaged immigrants and explained their rights.

Boston police charge St. Louis man in connection to 1988 double murder

By , Globe Staff

Boston police have arrested a Missouri man in connection with a 1988 double murder in Roxbury.

Hernandez’s fiancee may sue prison for failing to prevent suicide

By , and , Globe Staff

The attorney for Hernandez’s fiancee said she may sue state prison officials for failing to prevent his suicide.