Evan Allen

Evan Allen joined the Globe in 2011 as a freelance reporter covering the suburbs. She joined the staff in 2013, and has covered police, breaking news, and major events including the Boston Marathon bombings. She has also done investigative and narrative projects.

Allen is now a member of the newsroom’s narrative team, where she focuses on crime.

Latest stories

‘Revere’s Angels’ remembered at community vigil

By and Alyssa Meyers , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

People gathered in front of Revere City Hall for a candlelight vigil to remember the two sisters killed after being struck by an SUV.

A grieving community comes together to support family ‘who lost the center of their world’

By and , Globe Staff

Natasha Nicole Mejia-Rivera, 2 months, and sister Adrianna, 5, were killed Sunday when an SUV crashed into them while standing in a roadway median.

Prosecutors tried to stop Revere crash suspect from getting license back in 2015

By and , Globe Staff

Years before she allegedly plowed into a group of pedestrians in Revere on Sunday, killing an infant and a 5-year-old, prosecutors tried unsuccessfully to keep Autumn Harris off the road.

8 killings, 11 days, and the last to die was Alicia

By , Globe Staff

It was a stunning cluster of shootings even for a part of the city that knows violence too well.