Jenna Russell

A Globe reporter since 2000, Russell has contributed to award-winning projects including 68 Blocks: Life, Death, Hope, based on a year of reporting in a Dorchester neighborhood. She co-authored the Globe book Long Mile Home, about the Boston Marathon bombing, and joined the paper’s Spotlight investigative team in 2014.

Latest stories

State Police sued in shooting of mentally ill man

By , Globe Staff

The lawsuit in the shooting death of Wilfredo Justiniano comes at a time of heightened scrutiny of the use of force by police.

book review

‘The Brothers: The Road to an American Tragedy’ by Masha Gessen

By , Globe Staff

The deeply engrossing book is essential to our understanding of how the heartbreak here in Boston fits into the endless heartache of the world.

Bombing survivor drawn to trial by hope for answers, release

By , Globe Staff

Heather Abbott was braced for anger when she saw Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in court, but no anger came.