Travis Andersen

Andersen is a breaking news reporter for the Metro section. He previously worked as a freelance writer for and a reporter for the Associated Press. A graduate of Kenyon College, he also earned a master’s in journalism from Boston University.

Latest stories

Boston drivers are dead last in insurance company safety report

By , Globe Staff

The Allstate insurance company ranked cities for driver safety. Boston isn’t first, or anywhere close to it.

Arraignment date set for man charged with killing Princeton jogger

By , Globe Staff

Angelo Colon-Ortiz of Worcester, charged with killing 27-year-old Vanessa Marcotte, will appear for his arraignment July 26.

Second arrest made in attack on two Boston area men in New Orleans

By and , Globe Staff

Joshua Simmons, 18, was arrested Tuesday morning.

He allegedly had an ‘incendiary device’ and illegal weapons — and he impersonated a police officer

By , Globe Staff

Christopher Barlow, 20, of Duxbury was arrested after an investigation involving local, state, and federal law enforcement.