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

Opinions still split on tourism in Katahdin woods region

By , Globe Staff

Some in the area, declared a national monument last week, say the move is just another power grab by politicians in Washington.

Judge orders FBI to turn over terrorism task force documents

By , Globe Staff

A federal judge has ordered the Boston office of the FBI to disclose information about its Joint Terrorism Task Force in Massachusetts.

Controversial taxi tycoon pleads guilty

By , Globe Staff

Edward Tutunjian signed a plea deal pledging to pay more than $2 million in fines and could face prison time.

Court-appointed Mass. attorneys still waiting to be paid

By , Globe Staff

Emergency funding that was allocated last month to cover a budget shortfall to pay court-appointed attorneys was not enough.