John R. Ellement

Richardson Ellement is a Metro reporter who has covered northern New England, Boston police, the courts, and major breaking news stories for the Globe for the past 25 years. In 2010, he received the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Excellence in Legal Journalism award. He is an adjunct professor at Boston University. Currently, he is an online reporter and editor.

Latest stories

Worcester police officer hit by car, injured

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A search is underway for a vehicle that left the scene.

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Dorchester condo is short walk to Red Line

By , Globe Staff

With its mansard roof and the lines and the paint scheme of a Painted Lady Victorian, this four-unit condo building in Andrew Square stands out in a neighborhood of multifamily homes.

South Boston man identified as Jamaica Plain homicide victim

By , Globe Staff

A second person was also shot during the incident on Wyman Street and was rushed to a Boston hospital.

Outlook for Thanksgiving calls for fair weather

By and Sarah Roberts , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

Temperatures will reach into the 40s Wednesday before climbing higher Thursday.