Matthew Casey

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
Kids Under 5 With Deported Parents Yet To Be Reunited Matthew Casey Jul. 12, 2018
Deadline To Reunite Migrant Children Under 5 Arrives Matthew Casey Jul. 10, 2018
Separate Rulings Give Migrant Parents Different Options Matthew Casey Jul. 10, 2018
Feds To Make Reunification Deadline For About Half Of Kids Matthew Casey Jul. 9, 2018
Judge Wants List Of Migrant Kids Under 5 Still Separated Matthew Casey Jul. 7, 2018
Pew: Rising Support For More Legal Immigration Matthew Casey Jun. 29, 2018
First Lady's Visit To Phoenix Draws Protesters Matthew Casey Jun. 28, 2018
Reunification Deadlines A Tall Task For Administration Matthew Casey Jun. 27, 2018
Ripples Of SCOTUS Travel Ban Ruling To Reach Arizona Matthew Casey Jun. 26, 2018
Records: Citations, Fines At Southwest Key Programs In Metro Phoenix Matthew Casey Jun. 25, 2018
Census Director Takes Part In NALEO Conference Matthew Casey Jun. 23, 2018
USCIS Recalls More Than 9,300 Green Cards, Work Permits Matthew Casey Jun. 22, 2018
Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Takes Separation Cases Matthew Casey Jun. 21, 2018
Ducey Talks Border Security, Education At Rally Matthew Casey Jun. 20, 2018
In U.S. Court And In Mexico City, Pushback Against Family Border Separations Jorge Valencia, Matthew Casey Jun. 19, 2018
DHS: Roughly 2,000 Kids Separated From Parents Matthew Casey Jun. 15, 2018
Expert: Family Separation Policy Has Lasting Consequences For Kids Matthew Casey Jun. 14, 2018
Jeff Sessions Overturns Asylum From Domestic Violence Matthew Casey Jun. 11, 2018
Voter Registration Settlement May Affect Election Turnout Matthew Casey Jun. 7, 2018
Iranian National Gets Time Served In Asylum Fraud Case Matthew Casey Jun. 6, 2018
As U.S. Refugee Resettlements Drop, Help Infrastructure Crumples Matthew Casey Jun. 5, 2018
AZ Lawmakers Take Part In Hearing On Opioids, Border Security Matthew Casey May. 30, 2018
Border Security, Opioid Crisis Addressed In Phoenix Hearing Lauren Gilger, Matthew Casey May. 30, 2018
Discarding Immigration Rule Would Impact Foreign College Students In Arizona Matthew Casey May. 25, 2018
New Report Says Immigrant Children Abused By CBP Matthew Casey May. 23, 2018