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

Marchers call for solidarity, justice in peaceful Boston rally

By , Laura Crimaldi and Jennifer Smith , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

Midway through a march to Dudley Station, demonstrators briefly blocked an intersection during a moment of silence.

Suffolk DA backs universal background checks for gun purchases

By , Globe Staff

Daniel Conley made the remarks during a speech before the American College of Physicians on Friday.

Boston officer apologizes for confrontation with videographer

By , Globe Staff

When the video surfaced, Police Commissioner William Evans said images of the officer waving a replica gun at the man “disturbed” him.

Police probe alleged intimidation of man who videotaped officer

By , Globe Staff

A Boston officer waved what appeared to be a gun at a man who was filming a teenager being stopped in Roxbury.