Shelley Murphy is an investigative reporter, who works on a three-member strike force team focusing on stories that expose wrongdoing and hold public institutions accountable. She has also covered organized crime in Boston since the 1980s and 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.”
Murphy is a Boston native -- with the accent to prove it (wait, what accent?) -- and graduated from Northeastern University. She joined the Globe in 1993.
By Shelley Murphy and Kay Lazar , Globe Staff
A 58-year-old man stands accused of killing his 86-year-old roommate at the CareOne facility.
By Shelley Murphy , Globe Staff
A man charged with killing his roommate in the dementia unit at a Randolph nursing room last month was arraigned Friday in the intensive care unit at Morton Hospital.
By Shelley Murphy, Kay Lazar and Evan Allen , Globe Staff
Transit police ignored repeated warnings that Officer Jennifer Garvey was prone to using excessive force and quickly excused her 2014 assault on a bystander, consultants found.
By Jacob Carozza , Globe Correspondent
Police said they knew little about Saturday’s incident, including the gender of the victim.