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 Publication Date
Kingman Sues Former Auditor, Employee Matthew Casey March 13, 2017
Mexican Politician Delivers Fiery Speech In Phoenix Matthew Casey March 08, 2017
Deadline Fast Approaching In Buckeye Mayor Recall Effort Matthew Casey March 06, 2017
Veteran Awarded $2.6M In Lawsuit Against Phoenix VA Matthew Casey March 06, 2017
Trump Rallies Held In Phoenix Matthew Casey March 04, 2017
Parties Give Closing Arguments In VA Malpractice Case Matthew Casey March 03, 2017
Tuskegee Airmen Make Landing At West Valley School Matthew Casey March 01, 2017
Roads Closures Set For Funeral Procession Of Phoenix Fire Captain Matthew Casey February 28, 2017
Trial Underway In Phoenix VA Malpractice Suit Matthew Casey February 27, 2017
Malpractice Suit Against Phoenix VA Heads To Trial Matthew Casey February 27, 2017
DACA Stays, For Now Matthew Casey February 22, 2017
Ottawa University To Expand In Surprise Matthew Casey February 20, 2017
Southwest Regional Court Center Officially Opens Feb. 21 Matthew Casey February 15, 2017
Mexico Faces Massive, Involuntary Repatriations Matthew Casey February 14, 2017
Delegation Of Mexican Senators Visit Phoenix Matthew Casey February 13, 2017
Attorney: Clients Afraid To Check In With Immigration Authorities After Arizona Woman's Deportation Matthew Casey February 09, 2017
Attorney: Trump Immigration Policy Behind Detainment Of Mesa Woman Matthew Casey February 08, 2017
Buckeye's Water Director To Resign Matthew Casey February 08, 2017
Maricopa Residents Take Water Company To Task Matthew Casey February 08, 2017
Arizona Education Officials To Make Budget Request Matthew Casey February 07, 2017
Maricopa City Council To Hear Water Bill Concerns Matthew Casey February 06, 2017
Phoenix Arab Leaders Confront Trump Executive Action Matthew Casey January 31, 2017
Poll: More Than Half Of Arizonans Oppose Border Wall, Import Tariff Matthew Casey January 31, 2017
F-35 Contract Talks Continue Amid Trump Claim Of Lower Jet Cost Matthew Casey January 30, 2017
Hundreds Set To Count Maricopa County's Homeless Population Matthew Casey January 24, 2017