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
Fees Paid By DACA Applicants Could Help USCIS Matthew Casey July 3, 2020
FBI Warns 'Money Mule' Scams Rising In Arizona Matthew Casey July 2, 2020
USCIS Workers In Phoenix Get Official Furlough Notices Matthew Casey June 30, 2020
Q&AZ: What's The Origin Of Arizona's Name? Matthew Casey June 29, 2020
Arizona AG Praises SCOTUS Asylum Decision Matthew Casey, Mark Brodie June 26, 2020
Watchdog Looks At COVID-19 Response In Immigration Detention Matthew Casey June 24, 2020
Paul Petersen Pleads Guilty In Arkansas Matthew Casey June 24, 2020
Expert: Most Fees For Blocked H-1B Visas Were Already Paid Matthew Casey June 23, 2020
Paul Petersen Pleaded Guilty In Arizona And Utah. What Happens Next? Lauren Gilger, Matthew Casey June 22, 2020
Asylum Seekers Likely To Wait Longer For Work Permits Matthew Casey June 19, 2020
Arizona DACA Recipients Celebrate U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Matthew Casey
Alisa Reznick, AZPM
June 19, 2020
Paul Petersen Pleads Guilty To Fraud In Adoption Scheme Matthew Casey, Katherine Davis-Young
Associated Press
June 18, 2020
High Court Rejects End To DACA Protections; AZ Leaders React Michel Marizco, Matthew Casey
Alisa Reznick, Arizona Public Media; Associated Press
June 18, 2020
Kelly Holds DACA Meeting As Recipients Wait For SCOTUS Decision Matthew Casey June 16, 2020
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