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.
By John R. Ellement and Evan Allen , Globe Staff
Thousands of attorneys have gone without pay for upwards of two months while the budget worked its way through Beacon Hill.
By Miguel Otarola and Evan Allen , Globe Correspondent and Globe Staff
The blaze broke out at 1:45 p.m. Thursday in back of a four-story brick and wood duplex at Bunker Hill and Sackville streets.
By John R. Ellement , Globe Staff
The SJC ruled people can seek new trials if disgraced state chemist Annie Dookhan was involved in their drug convictions.
By Evan Allen , Globe Staff
Officers drew their weapons, but in what authorities called a remarkable show of restraint, they did not shoot.