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
Workers To Face Furloughs If USCIS Doesn't Get Emergency Funds Matthew Casey June 13, 2020
Audit: Agency Wrongly Projected Interpreter Costs For Immigration Courts Matthew Casey June 11, 2020
Decision On Trump's Order To Pause Green Cards Due Soon Matthew Casey June 10, 2020
First Amendment Lawsuit Filed Over Terrorism Lesson At Scottsdale Community College Matthew Casey June 4, 2020
USCIS Field Office In Phoenix Set For Limited Reopening Thursday Matthew Casey June 3, 2020
ICE Frees Puente Member Arrested By Phoenix Police Matthew Casey June 2, 2020
Activist Influence Pushes More Phoenix Leaders To Help Undocumented During COVID-19 Matthew Casey May 29, 2020
Tucson Group: Ex-Immigration Detainees Tested Positive For COVID-19 Matthew Casey May 26, 2020
Feds Publish Report On Facial Recognition Tech And Privacy Matthew Casey May 26, 2020
Tohono O’odham Casinos To Reopen June 5 Matthew Casey May 26, 2020
Senate Eyes Relief Package; AZ House Members Weigh In Matthew Casey May 25, 2020
DHS: Certain Professional Athletes Now Allowed Into The U.S. Matthew Casey May 25, 2020
AZ Researcher, Lawmaker Call For State Unemployment Reform Matthew Casey May 22, 2020
UNICEF: U.S. Has Sent Back 1,000 Migrant Kids Since Coronavirus Hit Matthew Casey May 22, 2020
Officials Map AZ Unemployment By ZIP Matthew Casey May 25, 2020
Phoenix Funds Aid To Refugees Affected By Coronavirus Matthew Casey May 20, 2020
U.S. Immigration Agency Asks For $1.2B Over 2 Years Mark Brodie, Matthew Casey May 20, 2020
Activists Seek Money To Help Undocumented Phoenicians During Pandemic Matthew Casey May 18, 2020
Fund To Help LGBTQ Migrants, People Of Color Also Aims To Build Solidarity Matthew Casey May 15, 2020
More Unemployment Money Flows In AZ, But Not To All In Need Matthew Casey May 15, 2020
Groups Ask DHS For More Coronavirus Protections For ICE Detainees Matthew Casey May 11, 2020
Senators Seek Suspension Of New Guest-Worker Visas Matthew Casey May 7, 2020
DACA Supporters Hold Car Rally, Await SCOTUS Ruling Matthew Casey May 7, 2020
COVID-19 Strikes Remittances, Families And Economies In The United States And Mexico Rodrigo Cervantes, Matthew Casey May 7, 2020
Mentorship Program Aims To Help Tucson Refugees Integrate Matthew Casey May 5, 2020