Evan Allen

Evan Allen joined the Globe in 2011 as a freelance reporter covering the suburbs. She joined the staff in 2013, and has covered police, breaking news, and major events including the Boston Marathon bombings. She has also done investigative and narrative projects.

Allen is now a member of the newsroom’s narrative team, where she focuses on crime.

Latest stories

Man shot just after midnight Saturday morning in Dorchester

By , Globe Staff

The wounded man was found at Proctor Street and Massachusetts Avenue.

Rallies and protests on Boston Common, but little violence

By , and , Globe Staff | Globe Correspondent

About a hundred ralliers were on the Common Saturday, and several hundred counterprotesters came out. Police kept the groups separated.

One person dead in Roslindale after two overnight shootings 360 feet apart

By and Felicia Gans , Globe Staff

Police are still trying to determine the relationship between the two victims and the motive for the shooting.

Union workers feel trapped in addiction treatment as benefits are drained

By David Armstrong and ,

Addiction treatment centers are targeting union workers because they usually have generous insurance benefits that pay for long stays in rehab.