Schweitzer is a features writer for the Globe. She joined the Globe in 2001. Schweitzer previously reported for the St. Petersburg Times in Florida and the Concord Monitor in New Hampshire.
By Sarah Schweitzer , Globe Staff
A judge sentenced Darriean Hess, a 20-year-old from Seabrook, N.H., to 15 to 40 years in prison after she pleaded guilty.
By David Abel, Jenna Russell, Bella English, Kay Lazar, Patricia Wen and Sarah Schweitzer , Globe staff
With the long-awaited trial scheduled to begin Monday, survivors are grappling with whether they want to be there.
By Travis Andersen and Sarah Schweitzer , Globe Staff
The suspect is accused of sexually assaulting the girl repeatedly in indictments that recount a horrific ordeal for the teen.
By Sarah Schweitzer and Trisha Thadani , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent
Authorities reported 58 suspected heroin deaths so far this month, the same number for all of November.