Milton J. Valencia

Valencia covers the federal courts and law enforcement for the Metro desk. He has been with the Globe since 2007, as a regional reporter and as a general assignment reporter on the morning and night shifts. His stories focus on quality-of-life issues, while also analyzing crime trends and law enforcement policies.

Latest stories

The high bar for when a person becomes a terror threat

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The Orlando shooting demonstrates the difficulty investigators face in determining and thwarting an attack.

Financial advisor sentenced to nine years in prison for fraud schemes

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Daniel Thibeault received a lengthy sentence for fraud.

Governor looks to make mark on SJC with 3 nominations

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The nominations of Superior Court Judges David Lowy, Kimberly Budd, and Frank Gaziano must be approved by the Governor’s Council.

Attorney accused of witness intimidation pleads guilty to lesser charges in state court

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A well-known criminal defense attorney pleaded guilty to disrupting a state court proceeding in Middlesex Superior Court.