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
'Asylum Ban' Heads To Court Monday Matthew Casey Nov. 19, 2018
Federal Agencies Now On Same Page On So-Called Asylum Ban Matthew Casey Nov. 13, 2018
Shelter Issues Have Consequences For School District Matthew Casey Nov. 13, 2018
USDA Celebrates Eradication Of Pink Bollworm Matthew Casey Nov. 13, 2018
Labor Department Seeks New Process For Hiring Workers Matthew Casey Nov. 12, 2018
Immigrant Activists Sue To Block Asylum Ban Matthew Casey Nov. 9, 2018
Border Residents Call For Cancellation Of Military Deployment Matthew Casey Nov. 8, 2018
Latino Civil Rights Group, Motel 6 Reach Lawsuit Settlement Matthew Casey Nov. 6, 2018
School District Working With Southwest Key Programs Prepares For Layoffs Matthew Casey Nov. 1, 2018
Number Of Troops On The Border Keeps Rising Matthew Casey Oct. 31, 2018
Releases Of Migrant Families Expands Along Southwest Matthew Casey Oct. 26, 2018
Shelter Settlement To Impact Workers, School District Matthew Casey Oct. 26, 2018
Arizona, Shelter Operator Reach Settlement In Confrontation Over Licenses Matthew Casey Oct. 24, 2018
Brnovich Vs. Contreras: A Look At Arizona's Attorney General Race Matthew Casey Oct. 24, 2018
Trump's Mesa Rally Drew Few Protesters Matthew Casey, Bridget Dowd Oct. 20, 2018
President Donald Trump In Arizona For Mesa Rally Jimmy Jenkins, Matthew Casey, Bridget Dowd
Associated Press
Oct. 19, 2018
Immigrant Family Releases Continue In Arizona Matthew Casey Oct. 18, 2018
Foreign-Born Coach, Players Shoulder Suns' Hope For Turnaround Bret Jaspers, Matthew Casey Oct. 17, 2018
Phoenix Church Steps In To Help Released Immigrants Matthew Casey, Mark Brodie Oct. 10, 2018
Abuse Allegations Led To Shelter Closure Matthew Casey Oct. 10, 2018
Group Protests No Access To Shelter Conference Matthew Casey Oct. 9, 2018
ICE Releasing Immigrant Families To Arizona Churches Michel Marizco, Matthew Casey Oct. 8, 2018
One Arizona Makes Push Ahead Of Voter Reg. Deadline Matthew Casey Oct. 5, 2018
Feds Close Southwest Key Programs Shelter Matthew Casey Oct. 5, 2018
DHS Wasn't Ready For Zero-Tolerance Policy Matthew Casey Oct. 2, 2018