Travis Andersen

Andersen is a breaking news reporter for the Metro section. He previously worked as a freelance writer for and a reporter for the Associated Press. A graduate of Kenyon College, he also earned a master’s in journalism from Boston University.

Latest stories

Mayor Walsh, Commissioner Evans join Roxbury peace walk

By , Globe Staff

City officials joined a weekly peace walk in Roxbury on Friday night and told reporters they were working to protect children.

Drop-in camps get new rules

By , Laura Crimaldi and , Globe Staff

“You lose sight of a kid for even a second, a tragedy like this can happen,” Commissioner Evans said. “It breaks our heart.”

Officers rally in Somerville over Black Lives Matter banner

By , Globe Staff

More than 100 police officers rallied in Somerville Thursday night to oppose a Black Lives Matter banner hanging outside City Hall.

Anguish in wake of boy’s death at Boston beach

By , Globe Staff

The body of Kyzr Willis, 7, was found in the water at Carson Beach after he had disappeared from a day camp.