Matthew Casey

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Senior Field Correspondent - Fronteras Desk

Journalism is Matthew Casey's second career. His first was in the restaurant business, where he learned Spanish while working alongside immigrants as a cook, server and bartender.

Before joining KJZZ as a senior field correspondent, Casey covered public safety and breaking news for The Arizona Republic. He is a University of Arizona alumnus and has also worked for La Voz Arizona,, WSB-TV in Atlanta and The Laramie Boomerang. In 2006, Casey reported on Mexico's presidential election from Mexico City for Inside Tucson Business.

When he isn't chasing stories, Casey enjoys playing pick-up basketball, attending UA football games and exploring Cochise County.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Florence Project And Others Sue ICE To Release 8 People Vulnerable To COVID-19 Matthew Casey April 2, 2020
AZ Detainees Seek Halt To Immigration Court Hearings During Pandemic Matthew Casey April 2, 2020
ICE: Detainee Held In Arizona Has COVID-19 Matthew Casey April 1, 2020
Arizona Economist: 'We Are In Recession Already' Matthew Casey March 31, 2020
Phoenix Officer Killed, 2 Others Wounded In Shooting Matthew Casey, Associated Press March 30, 2020
Facing Soaring Need, Food Banks Get Help From AZ National Guard Matthew Casey March 27, 2020
Food Bank Sees Increased Need As Charity Sources Evaporate Matthew Casey March 24, 2020
REAL ID Deadline To Be Extended Matthew Casey March 24, 2020
Updates On Arizona Coronavirus Cases, Deaths Scott Bourque, Matthew Casey, Michel Marizco
Associated Press
March 22, 2020
More Than 700 Guard Members To Work Food Supply Mission Matthew Casey March 23, 2020
ICE: Lawyers Must Bring Their Own Protective Gear To Detention Centers Matthew Casey March 22, 2020
AZ To Start Taking Applications For New Unemployment Benefits Matthew Casey March 22, 2020
U.S. Attorney For Arizona Vows Crackdown On Coronavirus Scams Matthew Casey March 22, 2020
Banner Health Blocks Most Visitors From All Locations Matthew Casey March 20, 2020
U.S. And Mexico To Shutter Border Michel Marizco, Matthew Casey, Lauren Gilger, Katie Campbell March 19, 2020
AZ National Guard Adds Logitistics Expertise To Coronavirus Response Matthew Casey March 20, 2020
Arizona Doctor Explains Coronavirus Study Matthew Casey March 20, 2020
Arizona Gov. Ducey Calls Up National Guard Matthew Casey March 19, 2020
Coronavirus Forces ICE To Shift How It Does Enforcement Matthew Casey March 18, 2020
Groups Urge ICE To Release Detainees Amid Coronavirus Outbreak Matthew Casey March 18, 2020
How Arizona Is Coping With Coronavirus: Bisbee, Clifton, Gila Bend, Globe, Kingman Rocio Hernandez, Michel Marizco, Matthew Casey, Bret Jaspers March 17, 2020
Unions, Attorneys Want Immigration Courts Closed Matthew Casey March 17, 2020
Cox Aims To Ensure Internet Access During Coronavirus Pandemic Matthew Casey March 16, 2020
Petersen Trial Postponed, Won't Be Ready By Late May Matthew Casey March 10, 2020
Petersen Due In Maricopa County Superior Court Tuesday Matthew Casey March 9, 2020