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
Dysart School District Seeks Funding Override Matthew Casey Sep. 28, 2015
Supreme Court Case Impacts Surprise's Sign Code Matthew Casey Sep. 23, 2015
West Valley Police Awarded $1.3M In Grants For Body Cameras Matthew Casey Sep. 22, 2015
US, Arizona Leaders Discuss Tough Questions About Future Of Transportation Matthew Casey Sep. 21, 2015
Brnovich: Opening Of West Valley Casino Would Set 'Terrible Precedent' Matthew Casey
Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services
Sep. 18, 2015
Arizona Judge Denies Tribe Injunction In Glendale-Area Casino Fight Matthew Casey Sep. 17, 2015
New Arizona Education Advocacy Group Launches Matthew Casey Sep. 17, 2015
Storm Damages VA Days After Hospital Returned To Full Operations Matthew Casey Sep. 15, 2015
Reports: 2015 Cactus League Economic Impact Estimated At $800 Million Matthew Casey Sep. 10, 2015
Firefighters Tackle Three-Alarm Industrial Blaze In Phoenix Matthew Casey Sep. 9, 2015
Audit: Revenue Can't Fund All Of Arizona Sports Authority's Obligations Matthew Casey Sep. 9, 2015
Glendale To Consider Deal With Firm To Prepare Proposals Gila River Arena Management Matthew Casey Sep. 3, 2015
Storm Damage Forces Phoenix VA To Transfer Patients Matthew Casey Sep. 2, 2015
St. Mary's Food Bank In Phoenix Copes With Power Outage Matthew Casey Sep. 1, 2015
How A Glendale Police Detective Cracks Cold Cases Matthew Casey Sep. 1, 2015
Avondale Man Accused Of Being ISIS Recruiter Matthew Casey Aug. 28, 2015
Arizona To Assess All Private Prison Operators Matthew Casey Aug. 27, 2015
Arizona To End Contract With Private Prison Operator Following Riots Matthew Casey Aug. 26, 2015
Loop 202 Completion Could Mean More West Valley Jobs Matthew Casey Aug. 25, 2015
Federal Inspectors: Palo Verde Nuclear Plant Running Safely Matthew Casey Aug. 24, 2015
Arizona Doctor Expects Increase In Reported Concussions Among High School Football Players Matthew Casey Aug. 19, 2015
Rattlesnake Fire Reaches 3,200 Acres Matthew Casey Aug. 18, 2015
Crews Monitoring Rattlesnake Fire Matthew Casey Aug. 17, 2015
Thursday's Power Usage Set Record For 2015 Matthew Casey Aug. 14, 2015
Dysart School District Recognized For Energy Efficiency Matthew Casey Aug. 13, 2015