Shelley Murphy

Murphy is a reporter for the Metro section. She covers organized crime, homeland security, legal affairs, criminal and civil court cases, and breaking news. She graduated from Northeastern University. She is co-author of the New York Times best-seller “Whitey Bulger: America’s Most Wanted Gangster and the Manhunt That Brought Him to Justice.

Latest stories

‘Whitey’ Bulger’s girlfriend to face grand jury

By Shelley Murphy , Globe Staff

The move aims to force Catherine Greig to locate money and valuables the gangster may have stashed around the world.

Boston to host anti-extremist pilot program

By Shelley Murphy , Globe Staff

Boston was one of three cities selected by the Justice Department because of its community engagement and policing.

Medical marijuana license winner’s record is uncertain

By Kay Lazar and Shelley Murphy , Globe Staff

A company that was awarded a medical marijuana dispensary license in Lowell appears to have overstated operations at dispensaries it owns elsewhere.

Delahunt resigns from medical marijuana firm

By Shelley Murphy , Globe staff

A company official said former Congressman William Delahunt will no longer play a role in the firm.