Matthew Casey

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
AZ Lawmakers Take Part In Hearing On Opioids, Border Security Matthew Casey May. 30, 2018
Border Security, Opioid Crisis Addressed In Phoenix Hearing Lauren Gilger, Matthew Casey May. 30, 2018
Discarding Immigration Rule Would Impact Foreign College Students In Arizona Matthew Casey May. 25, 2018
New Report Says Immigrant Children Abused By CBP Matthew Casey May. 23, 2018
Phoenix To Join Lawsuit Against Census Question On Citizenship Matthew Casey May. 22, 2018
Pew Analysis: Phoenix Hosted Thousands Of Foreign Grads In Temporary Work Program Matthew Casey May. 12, 2018
Immigration Will Be 'Significant Component' Of McCain Legacy Matthew Casey May. 11, 2018
Stadium District To Vote On Proposed Chase Field Settlement Matthew Casey May. 8, 2018
Public Meeting On Potential Chase Field Settlement Set For Monday Matthew Casey May. 6, 2018
Diamondbacks, Stadium District Reach Potential Settlement Matthew Casey May. 2, 2018
Multiple Court Cases Up Anxiety For DACA Recipients Matthew Casey May. 2, 2018
Settlement Reached In Case Of Farm Accused Of Mistreating Workers Matthew Casey Apr. 30, 2018
AG Backs Off Plan To Halt Legal Program For Immigrants Matthew Casey Apr. 25, 2018
Legal Program For Detained Immigrants Has AZ Roots Matthew Casey Apr. 25, 2018
Activist: Arizonans 'Anxious' To Apply For Restored DACA Program Matthew Casey Apr. 24, 2018
Smartphone Apps Help Immigrants Notify Family If Detained Matthew Casey Apr. 20, 2018
Immigrant Activists: Bond Hearing Set For Organizer Detained In Arizona Matthew Casey Apr. 18, 2018
Arizona National Guard To Start Ground Missions At Border Friday Matthew Casey Apr. 11, 2018
Arizona National Guard To Give Air, Logistical Support Matthew Casey, Steve Goldstein Apr. 10, 2018
Arizona National Guard Deploys To Mexican Border Matthew Casey Apr. 9, 2018
Arizona Immigrant Sees Path To Citizenship Through The Army Matthew Casey Apr. 6, 2018
ASU To Host Forum On Mexico's 2018 Presidential Election Matthew Casey Apr. 5, 2018
Arizona Supreme Court Hears DACA Tuition Case Matthew Casey Apr. 3, 2018
DACA Activists Appeal To Ducey Ahead Of Supreme Court Case Matthew Casey Mar. 30, 2018
Phoenix Students Celebrate Life Of Cesar Chavez Matthew Casey Mar. 29, 2018