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
Prescott Wrestles With Firefighter Staffing, Salaries Matthew Casey Apr. 1, 2016
Disaster Doc Gets First-Hand Emergency Responder Training With Goodyear Fire Matthew Casey Apr. 1, 2016
Records: Man Killed In Mesa Officer-Involved Shooting Sobbed As He Tried To Surrender Matthew Casey Mar. 29, 2016
Arizona's Vertical ID Law May Get Overturned Matthew Casey Mar. 28, 2016
Arizona Bill To Regulate Body Donation Companies Advances Matthew Casey Mar. 24, 2016
Flu, Pneumonia Deaths Spike In Maricopa County Matthew Casey Mar. 23, 2016
Goodyear Eyes Long-Term Water Conservation Plan Matthew Casey Mar. 23, 2016
Surprise Settles Lawsuit With ACLU, Won't Evict Renters For Calling Police Too Often Matthew Casey Mar. 23, 2016
Plan To Build 800-Acre Solar Farm Near Kingman Goes Forward Matthew Casey Mar. 21, 2016
Phoenix Light Rail Extension To Open Saturday Matthew Casey Mar. 18, 2016
Dysart Unified School District Prepares Return To Full-Day Kindergarten Matthew Casey Mar. 10, 2016
Prescott National Forest Prepares For Eagle Nesting Matthew Casey Mar. 8, 2016
Buckeye's Population Jumps 22 Percent Matthew Casey Mar. 7, 2016
Mesa Police Officer Charged With Murder In January Shooting Matthew Casey Mar. 4, 2016
Grand Canyon University's Plan To Return To Nonprofit Rejected Matthew Casey Mar. 4, 2016
Attorneys Spar Over Relevance Of 'Incorrect' Arpaio Testimony Matthew Casey Mar. 1, 2016
Glendale Police To Recommend Gun Charge Against Independence High School Student Matthew Casey Feb. 26, 2016
Work Begins To Complete Loop 303 Interchange In Goodyear Matthew Casey Feb. 25, 2016
Maricopa County Attorney's Office Phases Out Employee iPhones Matthew Casey Feb. 24, 2016
Phoenix Police Identify Victims, Suspect In Shooting, House Fire Katherine Fritcke, Matthew Casey Feb. 23, 2016
The 'History' Of Glendale's Police Department Retires Matthew Casey Feb. 19, 2016
Grand Canyon University Eyes Return To Nonprofit Status Matthew Casey Feb. 18, 2016
Uber Eyes Expansion Into Prescott Area Matthew Casey Feb. 16, 2016
Students Return To Class At Glendale Independence High School After Shooting Matthew Casey Feb. 16, 2016
Valley Healthcare Providers Offering Free Hepatitis, HIV Testing After Surgical Tech Fired Over Drugs Matthew Casey Feb. 15, 2016