Laura Crimaldi

Laura Crimaldi joined the Globe staff in 2014 after working as a business and news producer for A graduate of Smith College, Crimaldi has been covering news in New England since 2001.

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Boston police arrest two men in Dorchester slaying

By , Globe Staff

Dawon Wright, 22, of Dorchester and Dario Baxter, 21, of Lynn are each charged with murder in the death of Michael Ross, 34.

Here’s what you need to know about the ‘Jekyll and Hyde’ Shaun O. Harrison case

By , Globe Staff

A brief refresher on the case of the 58-year-old Boston high school dean who allegedly led a secret life of crime and ended up shooting a student who was dealing drugs for him.

‘All I felt was a loud bang,’ ex-student testifies about English High dean allegedly shooting him

By , Globe Staff

Luis Rodriguez spoke Friday in Suffolk Superior Court, where Shaun Harrison is on trial for allegedly trying to murder his former student.

‘I don’t want to die,’ English High student said after being shot, allegedly by his dean

By , Globe Staff

Shaun Harrison is accused of shooting a 17-year-old English High School student in the head in a dispute over drug sales.