Maria Cramer

Maria Cramer covers the criminal justice system, including federal and state courts. She has worked at the Boston Globe since 2004. Since that time, she has covered the suburbs, Boston Police, and breaking crime stories. She was one of the lead reporters in an award-winning, five-part series about the Bowdoin-Geneva neighborhood of Boston. In 2013, she was part of the metro staff that covered the Boston Marathon bombings and would win the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news. In 2016, she spent a year on the Spotlight Team working on the series, “The Desperate and the Dead,” which was named a Pulitzer finalist.

Latest stories

Jury to decide fate of pharmacist at center of meningitis outbreak

By , Globe Staff

Glenn Chin was charged with the murder of 25 people who died after being injected with epidural steroids from the pharmacy he supervised.

Mass. man convicted of plotting to kill for ISIS

By , Globe Staff

Everett man David Wright was convicted of plotting the death of a blogger who was a controversial critic of Islam, among other charges.

Case of Everett man accused of supporting ISIS goes to jury

By , Globe Staff

David Wright, accused of plotting to kill Americans for the terror group, is on trial in federal court.

Report finds state lab withheld breathalyzer test results

By Aimee Ortiz and , Globe Staff

Public safety officials concluded that the Office of Alcohol Testing routinely withheld documents from defense lawyers.