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

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s lawyers cite jury pool in bid to dismiss case

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s lawyers argue that the court has failed to summons a diverse cross-section of residents for the jury.

Tsarnaev friend could be freed under Supreme Court ruling

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A ruling on a Florida businessman could affect the obstruction of justice conviction of Azamat Tazhayakov, his lawyer said.

Opening remarks in Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial set for March 4

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Jury selection is nearly complete in the trial of the accused Marathon bomber, the court said.

Snowshoeing the way for others in N.H.

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When it is gets too expensive to take a lift up a mountain, snowshoe instead.