Evan Allen

Evan Allen joined the Globe in 2011 as a freelance reporter covering the suburbs. She joined the staff in 2013, and has covered police, breaking news, and major events including the Boston Marathon bombings. She has also done investigative and narrative projects.

Allen is now a member of the newsroom’s narrative team, where she focuses on crime.

Latest stories

CEO of women’s ride-hailing service is arrested as fugitive

By , Globe Staff

The CEO of “Safr,” a Boston ride-hailing service focused on women’s safety, was arrested last week on a fugitive from justice warrant out of the Virgin Islands.

Woman shot in Dorchester Friday night

By , Globe Staff

A woman in her 20s who was was shot on Van Winkle Street in Dorchester Friday night is expected to survive, according to Boston police.

Boston police investigate racially insensitive video depicting officer

By , Globe Staff

“The content of the video is . . . not in keeping with the Department’s philosophy of community policing,” said a police spokesman.

Protesters rallying against Sharia law met by counterprotesters on Boston Common

By , Globe Staff

Protesters and counterprotesters mingled with each other, shouting, swearing, laughing derisively, and filming each other for two hours.