Peter Schworm

Schworm is a general-assignment reporter for the Metro section, and covers breaking news while writing enterprise and feature stories. He enjoys writing human interest and slice-of-life pieces. A former higher-education and suburban reporter, he has been at the Globe since 2001.

Latest stories

Alleged killers plotted to rob escorts, officials say

By , Globe Staff

A second woman was attacked in the Red Roof Inn in Woburn just minutes before Sanisha Johnson was killed, officials say.

Brockton man fatally shot after allegedly pointing BB gun at police

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The wife of the Brockton man said she told police that there were BB guns in the house, but that he didn’t have firearms.

Man is arrested in daylight shooting in Mattapan

By , Globe Staff

“Quite frankly, everyone’s tired of these acts of violence,” said William Gross, Boston police superintendent in chief.

After 30 years, Danvers cancels fireworks over security costs

By , Globe Staff

Heightened security following the Boston Marathon bombings had shaken the private event’s finances.