Evan Allen

Allen covers law enforcement and breaking news in Boston and around New England. She joined the Globe in 2011 after graduating from Emerson College in Boston with a degree in writing, literature and publishing. In her time at the Globe, she has covered several metrowest towns and major news events including the Boston Marathon bombings.

Latest stories

Officials identify Lawrence man who shot girlfriend

By , Globe Staff

Antonio Gonzalez shot his long-time girlfriend in front of their son before killing himself Tuesday, authorities said.

Lawrence man shoots girlfriend, kills self during standoff

By Andy Rosen and , Globe Staff

The couple’s 4-year-old son was also inside the apartment as the man exchanged gunfire with police, officials said.

City to hold hearings on body camera pilot program

By , Globe Staff

Officials are seeking community input on the plan, which has been under review for months.

Toddler dies after being hit by ambulance near hospital

By and Laura Crimaldi , Globe Staff

Neighbors said the young girl lived with her family on a street near Tufts Medical Center.