Peter Schworm

Schworm is a general-assignment reporter for the Metro section, and covers breaking news while writing enterprise and feature stories. He enjoys writing human interest and slice-of-life pieces. A former higher-education and suburban reporter, he has been at the Globe since 2001.

Latest stories

SUV plows into crowd at Framingham car auction, injuring 8

By and Andy Rosen , Globe Staff

At the time of the crash, a 78-year-old “contract driver” was moving a BMW that was on display inside.

Boston eyes single number to grade City Hall

By , Globe Staff

Boston’s City Hall is looking to distill its data-driven efforts into one gauge of government performance.

Pilgrim plant admits to long lapse in fire safety

By , Globe Staff

The lapse raised the possibility that a control room fire would compromise the plant’s ability to safely shut down the nuclear reactor.

Aaron Hernandez’s lawyers want evidence in Boston killings tossed

By , Globe Staff

The former Patriot, convicted in a 2013 murder, is accused of killing two men in a 2012 shooting in the South End.