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.”
By John R. Ellement and Shelley Murphy , Globe Staff
A probation officer who is reportedly the girlfriend of Jorge Zambrano’s brother did not have any role in court cases involving the shooting suspect.
By Laura Crimaldi and Shelley Murphy , Globe Staff
“We send our deepest condolences to the officer,” Giancarlo Zambrano said after a court appearance in West Roxbury.
By Shelley Murphy, Astead W. Herndon and Jan Ransom , Globe Staff
Jorge Zambrano told his 12-year-old daughter “he was sorry and wished that he had been there for her,” according to court records.
By Astead W. Herndon, Jan Ransom, Shelley Murphy and John R. Ellement , Globe Staff
Jorge Zambrano, later killed by police, is accused of gunning down Auburn police Officer Ronald Tarentino on Sunday.