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
Audit Looks At ICE Unit That Targets Money Laundering Matthew Casey May 4, 2020
FBI: Phoenix Man Wanted To Sell KN95 Masks At 300% Markup Matthew Casey April 29, 2020
Attention Arizona Workers Unable To Reach DES Matthew Casey April 27, 2020
Country Music Artist Goes 'Corona Caroling' In Mesa Neighborhoods Matthew Casey April 23, 2020
Trump Signs Immigration Order Pausing Green Cards Matthew Casey April 23, 2020
Trump Plans 60-Day Pause On Issuing Green Cards Matthew Casey April 21, 2020
New Report Looks At Pregnancy In Immigration Detention Matthew Casey April 21, 2020
Florence Project: Six Detainees From Lawsuit Have Been Released Matthew Casey April 21, 2020
Produced In 10 Languages For AZ Refugees, COVID-19 Safety Videos Reach 70,000 Matthew Casey April 23, 2020
Illegal Border Traffic May Be Falling In Tucson Sector Matthew Casey April 20, 2020
Former Health Director: Elective Procedures Could Resume Matthew Casey April 19, 2020
100-Degree Days Could Hit Phoenix This Week Matthew Casey April 19, 2020
Aid Groups Prep In Case ICE Releases Migrants Matthew Casey April 17, 2020
Incomplete Data And Lack Of Testing Means Arizona COVID-19 Cases Are Undercounted Michel Marizco, Matthew Casey April 16, 2020
Florence Project: 4 Detainees With Health Conditions Released Matthew Casey April 10, 2020
The State Of Arizona's Immigration Detention Centers During The Coronavirus Mark Brodie, Matthew Casey April 10, 2020
Immigration Legal Groups Seek Emergency Restraining Order Against Feds Matthew Casey April 8, 2020
Arizona Caregiver Tries To Navigate State Unemployment System Matthew Casey April 7, 2020
Florence Project And Others Sue ICE To Release 8 People Vulnerable To COVID-19 Matthew Casey April 2, 2020
AZ Detainees Seek Halt To Immigration Court Hearings During Pandemic Matthew Casey April 2, 2020
ICE: Detainee Held In Arizona Has COVID-19 Matthew Casey April 1, 2020
Arizona Economist: 'We Are In Recession Already' Matthew Casey March 31, 2020
Facing Soaring Need, Food Banks Get Help From AZ National Guard Matthew Casey March 27, 2020
Food Bank Sees Increased Need As Charity Sources Evaporate Matthew Casey March 24, 2020
REAL ID Deadline To Be Extended Matthew Casey March 24, 2020