John R. Ellement is an on-line journalist with 30 years of experience covering breaking news and who continues to report on criminal justice issues in Massachusetts, his primary area of expertise at bostonglobe.com. He was part of the Globe’s coverage of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news coverage in 2014. He has worked as the Globe’s primary state court reporter and covered the Boston police in the 1990s.
He frequently writes the Home Of The Week feature for the Globe’s Address section and boston.com/realestate. He is a graduate of Northeastern University and has taught journalism courses at Boston University’s College of Communication.
By John R. Ellement and Jackson Cote , Globe Staff | Globe Correspondent
Franklin Vazquez was arraigned Monday on murder and attempted murder charges, according to the US Attorney’s office.
By Meghan E. Irons and John Ellement , Globe Staff
The new Boston Police bureau aimed at enhancing the city community policing strategy will be led by a 22-year veteran of the department.
By John R. Ellement and Andy Rosen , Globe Staff
Authorities are investigating whether the California man accused of making threatening calls to the Boston Globe made similar calls to the New York Times and the National Football League.
By John R. Ellement , Globe Staff
A person suffered non-life threatening injuries when they were shot early Monday morning in Roxbury, Boston police said.