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
Defense Dissects Phoenix Freeway Shooter Investigation Matthew Casey Apr. 28, 2016
Former Surprise Revenue Manager Accused Of Theft Matthew Casey Apr. 27, 2016
Maricopa County Attorney: Phoenix Freeway Shooter Probe Continues Matthew Casey Apr. 27, 2016
Glendale Approves Contract With New Coyotes Arena Manager Matthew Casey Apr. 27, 2016
Glendale To Vote On Contract With New Arena Manager To Replace Coyotes Matthew Casey Apr. 26, 2016
All Charges Dropped Against Accused Phoenix Freeway Shooter Matthew Casey Apr. 25, 2016
Phoenix Will Be Site For Study On Medical Marijuana Treatment For Vets With PTSD Matthew Casey Apr. 22, 2016
GCU Combines Science, Religion In New STEM Programs Matthew Casey Apr. 22, 2016
Fate Of Arizona's Prop 123 Tied To Peoria Teacher Raises Matthew Casey Apr. 21, 2016
Attorney: Merritt's Release Hints At Strength Of State's Case Matthew Casey Apr. 20, 2016
Man Accused In Phoenix Freeway Shootings Leaves Jail Matthew Casey Apr. 19, 2016
Mohave County Uses Contingency Cash For Death Penalty Cases Matthew Casey Apr. 18, 2016
Prescott residents are taking matters into their own hands to help fund the police and fire departments as attrition and pension debt threaten to reduce services. Organizers have started gathering signatures to put a sales tax on the November Ballot. If Matthew Casey Apr. 18, 2016
Chino Valley Town Council To Start Private Prayer Matthew Casey Apr. 15, 2016
Phoenix Police Officer's Demotion Upheld In Fatal Shooting Matthew Casey Apr. 15, 2016
West Valley Music Festival Features New Genres This Year Matthew Casey Apr. 15, 2016
Study: National Championship Generated $274M For Arizona Matthew Casey Apr. 13, 2016
Studies Recommend Glendale Fill Positions, Replace Old Gear Matthew Casey Apr. 13, 2016
Phoenix Suns Moving D-League Squad To Prescott Valley Matthew Casey Apr. 12, 2016
Sales Tax May Help Solve Prescott Fire's Funding Woes Matthew Casey Apr. 11, 2016
Arizona Tourists Can Buy Alcohol With Vertical IDs Matthew Casey Apr. 8, 2016
Judge Promises Quick Ruling On Motion To Dismiss Arizona Death Penalty Lawsuit Matthew Casey Apr. 7, 2016
Arizona Death Penalty Lawsuit Hearing Scheduled For Thursday Matthew Casey Apr. 6, 2016
New Catholic High School Coming To Southwest Valley Matthew Casey Apr. 4, 2016
Glendale Councilman Sammy Chavira Wants Travel Policy Reviewed Matthew Casey Apr. 4, 2016