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
Mexico Wants Citizens Abroad To Vote In 2018 Presidential Election Matthew Casey Feb. 20, 2018
Looking North, Looking South: DREAMers Not Waiting On Congress Matthew Casey, Jorge Valencia Feb. 15, 2018
Phoenix Sanctuary Leader Decided Not To Finish Vetting Process Matthew Casey Feb. 14, 2018
Appeals Court: Lawsuit Seeking Access To Arivaca Checkpoint Raises Legitimate Questions Matthew Casey Feb. 13, 2018
Deportation Of Man With Son Fighting Cancer Gets Postponed Matthew Casey Feb. 13, 2018
Phoenix Area Ranked 9th In ICE Arrests In 2017 Matthew Casey Feb. 9, 2018
Former CBP Supervisor Faces Sentencing In Case Tied To Arizona Matthew Casey Feb. 8, 2018
Untold Arizona: In The Pleasant Valley War Some Secrets Will Never Be Told Matthew Casey Feb. 8, 2018
9th Circuit Upholds Decision On Lawyers For Immigrant Kids Matthew Casey Jan. 30, 2018
Phoenix Police Release Report On Aftermath Of 2017 Trump Rally Matthew Casey Jan. 29, 2018
Refugee Resettlement Numbers Plunging In Arizona Matthew Casey Jan. 26, 2018
More Arizona Border Aid Workers Face Charges Matthew Casey Jan. 24, 2018
Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Motel 6 Matthew Casey Jan. 23, 2018
Phoenix Police: Double-Killing Suspect Tied To 7 More Deaths Matthew Casey Jan. 18, 2018
Audit: ICE Must Strengthen Screening Process For Identifying Terrorists Matthew Casey Jan. 11, 2018
DACA Student Sees Court Ruling Through Lens Of Uncertainty Matthew Casey Jan. 10, 2018
Educators, Business Leaders Look To Revive Southwest Phoenix Neighborhoods Matthew Casey Jan. 10, 2018
Salvadorans In Arizona To Lose Temporary Protected Status Matthew Casey Jan. 9, 2018
Free Pop-Up Hospital Operating In Downtown Phoenix Matthew Casey Dec. 26, 2017
Phoenix Police: Explosion Killed Charity Worker Matthew Casey Dec. 22, 2017
Phoenix Fire Department: One Dead, One Critical Following Explosion Matthew Casey Dec. 21, 2017
Arizona Sen. Flake Promised Chance To Bring DACA Bill To Senate Floor Matthew Casey Dec. 21, 2017
Grijalva, Lawmakers Urge Investigation Of Sex Assault Claims At Detention Centers Matthew Casey Dec. 18, 2017
Surge In Arizona Part Of National Wave Of Citizenship Applications Matthew Casey Dec. 15, 2017
AZ Border Security Committee Gives Final Funds To Cochise County Matthew Casey Dec. 13, 2017