Michael Rezendes

An investigative reporter and political writer, Rezendes was a member of the Boston Globe Spotlight Team for nearly a decade and shared a Pulitzer Prize for investigating the cover-up of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church. He has probed a wide array of additional topics, including the September 11 attacks, prison suicides, healthcare costs, and the role of money in presidential politics.

Latest stories

Feds probe use of informants in Lowell

By Michael Rezendes , Globe staff

US Attorney Carmen Ortiz is looking into allegations that Lowell police knowingly relied on informants suspected of planting drugs on innocent victims.

Despite recent troubles, state hospital remains accredited

By Michael Rezendes , Globe staff

The national agency that accredits mental health facilities has decided not to downgrade Bridgewater’s professional status.

Inquiry into Bridgewater death ordered

By Michael Rezendes , Globe Staff

A special prosecutor will conduct a criminal investigation into the death of a mental health patient at Bridgewater State Hospital.

Prison chief resigns over Bridgewater inquiry

By Michael Rezendes , Globe Staff

Luis Spencer allegedly delayed an internal investigation at embattled Bridgewater State Hospital.