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
Advocate: Marshallese Women Have Given Birth, Left AZ Matthew Casey Dec. 24, 2019
Petersen Employee Takes Plea Deal; Supervisors Hold Off On Suspension Appeal Vote Matthew Casey Dec. 19, 2019
Proposal Would Block Convicts From Receiving Asylum Matthew Casey Dec. 18, 2019
Groups Sue Trump, AG Over Immigration Courts Matthew Casey Dec. 18, 2019
Memo Published By BuzzFeed Includes Complaints About AZ Detention Facilities Matthew Casey Dec. 16, 2019
Feds Say They're Getting Closer To Public Charge Rule Rollout Matthew Casey Dec. 13, 2019
Bill Would Let Arizona Dairies Access Foreign Guest Workers Matthew Casey Dec. 13, 2019
Board Hears Appeal Of County Assessor's Suspension Matthew Casey Dec. 11, 2019
Petersen Suspension Appeal Scheduled For Wednesday Matthew Casey, Lauren Gilger Dec. 10, 2019
Union Accuses Top USCIS Official Of Going After Whistleblowers Matthew Casey Nov. 27, 2019
9th U.S. Circuit Takes Up Third-Country Asylum Rule Matthew Casey Dec. 2, 2019
Report: Volunteer Training Aids Refugee Resettlement Groups, But It's Costly Matthew Casey Nov. 28, 2019
Refugee Resettlement Groups Sue President Trump Matthew Casey Nov. 21, 2019
Supervisors Pick Dec. 11 To Hear Petersen Appeal Matthew Casey Nov. 13, 2019
DACA Recipients In D.C. For SCOTUS Hearing Matthew Casey, Jaye McAuliffe, Steve Goldstein, Lauren Gilger Nov. 12, 2019
2 Transgender Detainees Faced Abuse In Detention, Migrant Aid Groups Say Matthew Casey Nov. 8, 2019
Petersen Appeals Unpaid Suspension From Assessor Job Matthew Casey Nov. 8, 2019
Lawyer: Petersen To Appeal Assessor's Office Suspension Matthew Casey Nov. 5, 2019
Petersen Due In Maricopa County Superior Court Tuesday Matthew Casey Nov. 4, 2019
County Supervisors Choose Fill-In For Petersen Matthew Casey Oct. 30, 2019
What Maricopa County Found In Its Audit Of Petersen's Office Matthew Casey, Lauren Gilger Oct. 29, 2019
Defense Lawyer: Petersen Getting Out Of Federal Custody Matthew Casey Oct. 29, 2019
For Marshallese Women Found In Mesa, Adoption May Mean Danger Matthew Casey, Mark Brodie Oct. 28, 2019
Marshall Islands President Speaks Out On Petersen Case Matthew Casey Oct. 17, 2019
Some CBP Drug Screening Devices Can't Detect Low Purity Fentanyl Matthew Casey Oct. 14, 2019