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

Mother calls neglect report wrongful

By Evan Allen and Maria Cramer , Globe Staff

The Boston health official was reported for possible child neglect after she accidentally locked her 11-month-old son inside her air-conditioned car.

N.H. teen trying to help solve mystery of her disappearance

By Evan Allen , Globe Staff

The family of Abigail Hernandez says she faces medical issues and has lost a considerable amount of weight.

N.H. teen who vanished last year in deteriorated health, family says

By Evan Allen and Nicholas Jacques , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

The family of Abigail Hernandez said the 15-year-old “is working to build her strength back.”

Authorities release sketch in Abigail Hernandez case

By John R. Ellement and Evan Allen , Globe staff

Law enforcement officials say the man drove the N.H. teen away in a pickup truck last October.