Milton J. Valencia

Valencia covers the federal courts and law enforcement for the Metro desk. He has been with the Globe since 2007, as a regional reporter and as a general assignment reporter on the morning and night shifts. His stories focus on quality-of-life issues, while also analyzing crime trends and law enforcement policies.

Latest stories

Teamsters’ appeal could define line for union advocacy

By , Globe Staff

The outcome could set the legal standard for ongoing investigations, including cases that have been tied to City Hall.

The lawyer who’s setting global legal standards from Boston

By , Globe Staff

Andrew Loewenstein argued before a tribunal defending the Philippines’ rights to conduct commerce in the South China Sea.

Possible sequel for Patricia Cornwell saga

By , Globe Staff

The crime writer won an appeal and could see her case go to a new jury.

Weapons cache allegedly found in Weymouth home

By and , Globe Staff

A convicted armed robber will face charges after FBI agents recovered an arsenal of guns and machinery at his home.