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

8 killings, 11 days, and the last to die was Alicia

By , Globe Staff

It was a stunning cluster of shootings even for a part of the city that knows violence too well.

Was Fall River’s mayor what he seemed?

By and , Globe Staff

The City Council is scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to oust Jasiel Correia, who calls himself a “Fall River kid made good.” Correia faces federal fraud charges.

Fall River city councilors debate ousting embattled mayor

By and , Globe Staff

Councilors clashed at a heated meeting over whether to force out Jasiel Correia II.

Stepmother was sole caretaker when Roxbury boy was injured, prosecutor says

By Astead W. Herndon and , Globe Staff

Marie Buie surrendered to police for allegedly causing harm to Kenai Whyte, who died Feb. 2.