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
Petersen Scheduled To Be Sentenced In Arkansas Tuesday Matthew Casey, Associated Press Nov. 30, 2020
Audit Shows Lag In Key Funding Source For Sports And Tourism Matthew Casey Nov. 13, 2020
Citizenship Test On Civics Scheduled To Double In Length Matthew Casey Nov. 16, 2020
College Scholarship Application Window Opens For AZ Migrants Matthew Casey Nov. 16, 2020
DACA Creator Reportedly On Short List To Lead Homeland Security Matthew Casey Nov. 12, 2020
Gradual Process Expected For Increasing Refugee Arrivals Matthew Casey Nov. 12, 2020
Immigration Judges Stripped Of Bargaining Rights Lauren Gilger, Matthew Casey Nov. 12, 2020
Empty Seats: Legal Sports Betting Revenue Would Hinge On Mobile Matthew Casey Nov. 9, 2020
Empty Seats: How Many Sports Fans Is It Safe To Host In 2021? Matthew Casey Nov. 2, 2020
Empty Seats: The Sports Fans Are Missing At Glendale's Westgate Matthew Casey Oct. 26, 2020
Empty Seats: Virus Hit As Sports Pageant Was Set To Peak Matthew Casey Oct. 19, 2020
Empty Seats: Sports Deal Decades Ago Changed Phoenix's Future Matthew Casey Oct. 12, 2020
Empty Seats: A New Podcast From KJZZ Matthew Casey Oct. 2, 2020
Empty Seats: Phoenix Raceway To Host Next Local Sports Mega Event Amid Pandemic Matthew Casey Oct. 5, 2020
Winner Of Assessor Race Must Deal With Tech Project Matthew Casey Sept. 29, 2020
Boiling Point: Warriors Vs. Guardians Matthew Casey July 29, 2020
Planned Furloughs Of USCIS Workers Delayed Matthew Casey July 27, 2020
Boiling Point: Use Of Force Is Embedded In Arizona's History Matthew Casey July 27, 2020
Trump's Census Order Faces Hurdles Beyond Courtroom Matthew Casey July 21, 2020
Major Issues Tied To Immigration Are On Deck As Congress Returns Matthew Casey July 20, 2020
Phoenix Immigration Lawyer Starts 45-Day Suspension Matthew Casey July 15, 2020
Lawmakers Ask CoreCivic Executive About Eloy Detention Center Outbreaks At Hearing Matthew Casey July 14, 2020
Watchdog Found Violations Of ICE's Own Standards In Detention Centers Matthew Casey July 10, 2020
What To Expect In Trump's Next Attack On DACA Lauren Gilger, Matthew Casey July 9, 2020
Report: New President Could Use Executive Power To Protect Millions Of Immigrants Matthew Casey July 7, 2020