Jerome Campbell

Jerome Campbell writes about law enforcement, crime, and those most affected by the criminal justice system. He previously worked at the Los Angeles Times.

Latest stories

Hey — what happened to spring?

By and Margeaux Sippell , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

The weather seems stuck in winter mode. May is just around the corner, but spring has still not sprung.

Funeral services for Yarmouth police Sergeant Sean Gannon held

By and , Globe Staff

Sean Gannon was shot last week as he assisted other law enforcement officers attempting to arrest a suspect previously convicted of illegal gun charges.

Experts say use of force in Harvard student’s arrest followed protocol

By , Globe Staff

The guidelines allow officers to respond in a range of ways. If an individual resists a less severe action, police are trained to escalate the amount of force used.

About 2,500 Boston Marathon runners receive medical treatment

By , , and , Globe Staff

Cold temperatures, heavy winds, and a steady rain were too much for many marathoners to handle.