John R. Ellement

Richardson Ellement is a Metro reporter who has covered northern New England, Boston police, the courts, and major breaking news stories for the Globe for the past 25 years. In 2010, he received the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Excellence in Legal Journalism award. He is an adjunct professor at Boston University. Currently, he is an online reporter and editor.

Latest stories

2 men arrested over shooting at Forest Hills station

By , Globe Staff

Two innocent bystanders were wounded, officials said, and a 62-year-old woman remains hospitalized in critical condition.

Dorchester woman, 62, dies in 2-alarm house fire

By and , Globe Staff

The woman is the first fire fatality of 2015 in Boston, according to fire officials.

Father, son rescue neighbor from snow in Falmouth

By and , Globe Staff

His father thinks it was divine intervention. Seventeen-year-old Jack Moran doesn’t have as ready an explanation.

Two women injured in Orange Line shooting

By and Jacqueline Tempera , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

Two men were arrested after they allegedly fired several shots, striking the two women.