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

Possible sequel for Patricia Cornwell saga

By , Globe Staff

The crime writer won an appeal and could see her case go to a new jury.

Weapons cache allegedly found in Weymouth home

By and , Globe Staff

A convicted armed robber will face charges after FBI agents recovered an arsenal of guns and machinery at his home.

Woman allegedly arrives in US with $1.2m in fake bills

By , Globe Staff

The suspect allegedly had the money hidden in her luggage when she landed at Logan.

Walsh aides arraigned on extortion charges

By , Globe Staff

Kenneth Brissette and Timothy Sullivan both pleaded not guilty for allegedly forcing a popular music festival to hire unneeded union stagehands.