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
U.S. And Mexico To Shutter Border Michel Marizco, Matthew Casey, Lauren Gilger, Katie Campbell March 19, 2020
AZ National Guard Adds Logitistics Expertise To Coronavirus Response Matthew Casey March 20, 2020
Arizona Doctor Explains Coronavirus Study Matthew Casey March 20, 2020
Arizona Gov. Ducey Calls Up National Guard Matthew Casey March 19, 2020
Coronavirus Forces ICE To Shift How It Does Enforcement Matthew Casey March 18, 2020
Groups Urge ICE To Release Detainees Amid Coronavirus Outbreak Matthew Casey March 18, 2020
Coronavirus Affects: Ajo, Bisbee, Clifton, Globe, Kingman Rocio Hernandez, Michel Marizco, Matthew Casey, Bret Jaspers March 17, 2020
Unions, Attorneys Want Immigration Courts Closed Matthew Casey March 17, 2020
Cox Aims To Ensure Internet Access During Coronavirus Pandemic Matthew Casey March 16, 2020
Petersen Trial Postponed, Won't Be Ready By Late May Matthew Casey March 10, 2020
Petersen Due In Maricopa County Superior Court Tuesday Matthew Casey March 9, 2020
Audit: DHS Sub Agencies Missed Chance To Save Money Matthew Casey March 4, 2020
Educators Want Mesoamerican Math Tool In Arizona Classrooms Matthew Casey March 3, 2020
AZ Man Accused In Conspiracy Involving Neo Nazis Matthew Casey Feb. 27, 2020
Phoenix OKs Review Board For Police Oversight Matthew Casey Feb. 26, 2020
Consular IDs Come Up During Visit By High-Ranking Mexican Official Matthew Casey Feb. 22, 2020
Cactus League Baseball Games Start Today In Surprise Matthew Casey Feb. 20, 2020
Judge OKs Settlement Between Motel 6, Latino Civil Rights Group Matthew Casey Feb. 19, 2020
President Donald Trump Holds Rally In Phoenix To Packed Crowd Christina Estes, Ben Giles, Jimmy Jenkins, Tim Agne, Matthew Casey, Scott Bourque, Michel Marizco, Chad Snow Feb. 19, 2020
Gilbert Council Member Chosen As New Maricopa County Assessor Matthew Casey Feb. 14, 2020
Extremist Incidents Nearly Doubled In AZ Since 2016, 2017 Matthew Casey Feb. 13, 2020
U.S. Attorney For AZ Holds News Conference On Sanctuary Issues Matthew Casey Feb. 11, 2020
Refugees To Arizona Lawmakers: Welcome The Persecuted Matthew Casey Feb. 10, 2020
Judge Weighs Final Approval In Motel 6 Settlement Matthew Casey Feb. 7, 2020
Motel 6, MALDEF Seek Settlement Approval Friday Matthew Casey Feb. 6, 2020