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
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 7, 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 April 30, 2018
AG Backs Off Plan To Halt Legal Program For Immigrants Matthew Casey April 25, 2018
Legal Program For Detained Immigrants Has AZ Roots Matthew Casey April 25, 2018
Activist: Arizonans 'Anxious' To Apply For Restored DACA Program Matthew Casey April 25, 2018
Smartphone Apps Help Immigrants Notify Family If Detained Matthew Casey April 23, 2018
Immigrant Activists: Bond Hearing Set For Organizer Detained In Arizona Matthew Casey April 18, 2018
Arizona National Guard To Start Ground Missions At Border Friday Matthew Casey April 11, 2018
Arizona National Guard To Give Air, Logistical Support Matthew Casey, Steve Goldstein April 10, 2018
Arizona National Guard Deploys To Mexican Border Matthew Casey April 9, 2018
Arizona Immigrant Sees Path To Citizenship Through The Army Matthew Casey April 6, 2018
ASU To Host Forum On Mexico's 2018 Presidential Election Matthew Casey April 5, 2018
Arizona Supreme Court Hears DACA Tuition Case Matthew Casey April 3, 2018
DACA Activists Appeal To Ducey Ahead Of Supreme Court Case Matthew Casey April 2, 2018
Phoenix Students Celebrate Life Of Cesar Chavez Matthew Casey March 30, 2018
Effort Underway To Rename Cesar Chavez's Birthday 'National Border Control Day' Matthew Casey March 30, 2018
Report: Goal To Process Green Card Applications In Four Months Is 'Unrealistic' Matthew Casey March 26, 2018
Activists Want Immigration Authorities Barred From Greyhound Buses Matthew Casey March 26, 2018
U.S. Supreme Court To Decide Timeline For Detaining Immigrants After Release From Criminal Custody Matthew Casey March 26, 2018
Arizona DACA Recipients Claim Victory On Driver's Licenses Matthew Casey March 26, 2018