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
Arizona DACA Recipients Claim Victory On Driver's Licenses Matthew Casey Mar. 19, 2018
Border Patrol Union Rep: Trump's San Diego Visit Good For Morale Matthew Casey Mar. 14, 2018
Supporters, Protesters Await Trump's Border Visit In California Matthew Casey Mar. 13, 2018
Vegetable Harvest Brought Wave Of Guest Workers To Arizona Matthew Casey Mar. 12, 2018
Immigration Appeals Board Grows To Help Tackle Pending Caseload Matthew Casey Mar. 5, 2018
Activist Groups To Put DACA Pressure On President's Shoulders Matthew Casey Mar. 2, 2018
Inspector General: ICE Improperly Changed Eloy Deal To Get Detention Facility In Texas Matthew Casey Feb. 28, 2018
SCOTUS Reverses Lower Court Decision On Immigrant Bond Hearings Matthew Casey Feb. 27, 2018
Phoenix DACA Recipient Sees SCOTUS Decision As Partial Victory Matthew Casey Feb. 27, 2018
Another Court Injunction Sought To Protect DACA Recipients Matthew Casey Feb. 26, 2018
Lawsuit Aims To Help Some Temporary Protected Status Holders Get Green Cards Matthew Casey Feb. 22, 2018
Mexico Wants Citizens Abroad To Vote In 2018 Presidential Election Matthew Casey Feb. 20, 2018
Looking North, Looking South: DREAMers Not Waiting On Congress Matthew Casey, Jorge Valencia Feb. 15, 2018
Phoenix Sanctuary Leader Decided Not To Finish Vetting Process Matthew Casey Feb. 14, 2018
Appeals Court: Lawsuit Seeking Access To Arivaca Checkpoint Raises Legitimate Questions Matthew Casey Feb. 13, 2018
Deportation Of Man With Son Fighting Cancer Gets Postponed Matthew Casey Feb. 13, 2018
Phoenix Area Ranked 9th In ICE Arrests In 2017 Matthew Casey Feb. 9, 2018
Former CBP Supervisor Faces Sentencing In Case Tied To Arizona Matthew Casey Feb. 8, 2018
Untold Arizona: In The Pleasant Valley War Some Secrets Will Never Be Told Matthew Casey Feb. 8, 2018
9th Circuit Upholds Decision On Lawyers For Immigrant Kids Matthew Casey Jan. 30, 2018
Phoenix Police Release Report On Aftermath Of 2017 Trump Rally Matthew Casey Jan. 29, 2018
Refugee Resettlement Numbers Plunging In Arizona Matthew Casey Jan. 26, 2018
More Arizona Border Aid Workers Face Charges Matthew Casey Jan. 24, 2018
Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Motel 6 Matthew Casey Jan. 23, 2018
Phoenix Police: Double-Killing Suspect Tied To 7 More Deaths Matthew Casey Jan. 18, 2018