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
'Asylum Ban' Exception Sought For Some Migrants Waiting At Ports Matthew Casey Sept. 26, 2019
Border Crossers Near Yuma Can Be Sent West For 'Remain In Mexico' Program Matthew Casey Sept. 25, 2019
DHS Declares End Of 'Catch and Release' Of Migrant Families Matthew Casey Sept. 24, 2019
Phoenix Police Report Details ICE Shooting In Ahwatukee Matthew Casey Sept. 20, 2019
ICE Buys Gear For Pulling Data From Mobile Devices Matthew Casey Sept. 18, 2019
Tucson-Based Latino Actor Eyes New Mexico, Not Hollywood Matthew Casey, Mark Brodie, Kaely Monahan Sept. 24, 2019
Arizona Leaders Push For More Refugee Resettlements Next Year Matthew Casey Sept. 17, 2019
Reimbursement Deadline Nears For Groups That Helped Migrant Families Matthew Casey Sept. 13, 2019
Florence Project 'Heartbroken' By SCOTUS Asylum Decision Matthew Casey Sept. 13, 2019
U.S. Marshals: Arizona Fugitive Murder Suspects Captured Sky Schaudt, Matthew Casey
Associated Press
Sept. 12, 2019
Churches, AZ Patriots Seek Court Approval Of Settlement Matthew Casey Sept. 6, 2019
Southwest Key Hopes To Reopen Shelter In Youngtown Matthew Casey Sept. 5, 2019
Deal Reached In Lawsuit Between Churches And Far-Right Arizona Groups Matthew Casey Sept. 4, 2019
Lawsuit Against More Fast-Track Deportations Scheduled Matthew Casey Sept. 3, 2019
New App Can Immediately Connect Migrants With Their Lawyer Matthew Casey Aug. 30, 2019
New Website Aims To Bring AZ Residents In On Push To Ratify USMCA Matthew Casey Aug. 27, 2019
9th Circuit Rules On Immigration Case Tied To Drug Trafficking Conviction Matthew Casey Aug. 15, 2019
Southwest Key Programs Wants To Reopen 2 Closed Shelters Matthew Casey Aug. 14, 2019
Conflict In The Democratic Republic Of The Congo Reverberates In AZ Matthew Casey Aug. 12, 2019
ADL Of Arizona: Hate Groups Recruit Near Colleges Matthew Casey Aug. 6, 2019
Phoenix Aid Groups Look To The Fall As Migrant Releases Decline Matthew Casey Aug. 2, 2019
U.S. AG Issues Opinion On Families In Asylum Cases Matthew Casey
Associated Press
July 29, 2019
Feds Got Court Order To Force Feed A Russian Migrant, But Would A Doctor Do It? Matthew Casey July 26, 2019
Groups Hope To Open Migrant Shelter In Phoenix Next Week Matthew Casey July 24, 2019
Expanded Fast-Track Deportations Likely To Face Legal Challenge Matthew Casey July 22, 2019