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
Motel 6, MALDEF To Get Initial Green Light On Lawsuit Settlement Matthew Casey, Lauren Gilger July 20, 2019
Motel 6, MALDEF Due In Federal Court Friday Matthew Casey July 18, 2019
Immigrant Rights Groups Sue Over Asylum Rule Matthew Casey July 16, 2019
Phoenix Group Hiring Foster Parents For Migrant Kids Matthew Casey July 16, 2019
Legal Challenge Expected On New Asylum Rule Matthew Casey July 15, 2019
As Fewer Refugees Come To AZ, The Congolese Community Grows Matthew Casey July 11, 2019
How A School District Stepped Up To Help Migrants Matthew Casey, Lauren Gilger July 8, 2019
Phoenix-Area Aid Groups Take Key Step Toward Opening Migrant Shelter Matthew Casey July 3, 2019
Southwest Key Worker Arrested On Suspicion Of Sex Crimes Matthew Casey July 1, 2019
Hearing Scheduled For Tuesday Is Next Step Toward Migrant Shelter Matthew Casey July 1, 2019
Ducey, Pavlovich Meet At Arizona-Mexico Commission Matthew Casey June 29, 2019
Former Mexican Ambassador To U.S. Talks Trade, Migration Matthew Casey, Mark Brodie June 27, 2019
Arizona, Sonora Ink Deal To Draw More Filmmakers Matthew Casey June 27, 2019
Arizona-Mexico Commission Summit Starts Wednesday Matthew Casey June 25, 2019
Trump Delays Immigration Raids Matthew Casey, Lauren Gilger June 22, 2019
Will There Be ICE Raids This Weekend? Matthew Casey June 21, 2019
60th Arizona-Mexico Commission Meeting Comes After Months Of Trade Anxiety Matthew Casey, Murphy Woodhouse June 20, 2019
Feds Aim To Cut Processing Times For Immigration Applications Matthew Casey June 17, 2019
Aid Groups Eye Unused Phoenix School As Potential Migrant Shelter Matthew Casey June 13, 2019
App Aims To Raise Accountability In Immigration Court Matthew Casey June 12, 2019
DHS Watchdog Retires; Governor's Aide Awaits Senate Vote Matthew Casey June 10, 2019
Yuma Migrant Farm Labor Contractors Hit With Lifetime Ban, Fine Matthew Casey June 7, 2019
Migrant Aid Groups Drop Out, Shelter Space Unused As Temps Rise Matthew Casey June 6, 2019
Feds Cut Services To Unaccompanied Migrant Kids In Shelters Matthew Casey June 5, 2019
Churches Sue Patriot Movement AZ, AZ Patriots Matthew Casey June 4, 2019