Maria Cramer

Cramer is a reporter for the Metro section. She covers crime in and around the city of Boston.

Latest stories

Brothers who allegedly ran major drug ring in New England facing charges

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The three brothers, Dominican nationals, allegedly re-entered US illegally to oversee their illegal drug operation.

On Immigrants’ Day, advocates urge legislators to pass ‘sanctuary state’ bill

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After speeches, a peaceful crowd of about 100 people hoisted signs supporting immigrants in a rally on Boston Common.

After the rape and murder of his wife, a father carries on

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A lawsuit Rosanna Camilo’s family recently settled cannot erase the legacy of the violence of one afternoon six years ago in Mattapan.

‘Sanctuary cities’ defiant as Sessions reiterates threat to cut grants

By , Globe Staff

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said he would deny certain federal funds to municipalities that don’t cooperate with immigration authorities.