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

Boy’s mother says camp never said he was missing

By , Laura Crimaldi and Trisha Thadani , Globe Staff and Globe correspondent

Melissa Willis said no one at the city-run day camp ever called her to say her child was missing. Instead, she found out from her 9-year-old niece.

Mother’s unsolved killing leaves family in agony

By , Globe Staff

It’s been almost a year since Grisel Sanchez was shot to death, but who pulled the trigger remains a mystery.

Bentley University, adjunct faculty reach agreement

By , Globe Staff

The four-year tentative agreement improves wages and teaching conditions for more than 200 faculty at the Waltham campus.

Baker signs budget to pay lawyers for indigent

By and , Globe Staff

Thousands of attorneys have gone without pay for upwards of two months while the budget worked its way through Beacon Hill.