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
Coalition Wants Shelter For Newly Released Migrants Matthew Casey, Steve Goldstein March 19, 2019
ICE: Roughly 400 Detainees Quarantined In Arizona Matthew Casey March 13, 2019
Some Migrants Turned Away From Greyhound Stations Matthew Casey March 8, 2019
Will Weekend Bring Another Wave Of Migrant Family Drop-Offs At Greyhound Station? Matthew Casey March 8, 2019
Wave Of ICE Releases Forces Advocates To Scramble Matthew Casey March 4, 2019
Feds Extend Temporary Protected Status For 4 Countries Matthew Casey March 1, 2019
Arizona Lifts Admissions Freeze At 1 Southwest Key Facility Matthew Casey March 1, 2019
Sex Abuse Allegations Come Up At Separations Hearing Matthew Casey Feb. 26, 2019
Eloy Detainees Appearing In Court Via Video Conference Matthew Casey Feb. 22, 2019
Hearing Scheduled Thursday In Separations Lawsuit Matthew Casey Feb. 20, 2019
Immigrant Rights Groups Sue Over Asylum Policy Matthew Casey Feb. 14, 2019
Will Kelli Ward Back Candidates With Similar Views On Immigration? Matthew Casey Feb. 12, 2019
Woman Must Pay For Ammo Likely Smuggled Into Mexico Matthew Casey Feb. 11, 2019
First Step Taken Toward Lawsuit Over Family Separations Matthew Casey Feb. 11, 2019
Congressional Subcommittee Digs Into Family Separations Matthew Casey Feb. 7, 2019
Bill Would Require More Vetting Of SW Key Workers Matthew Casey Jan. 31, 2019
Processing Delays Reach Crisis Levels At Immigration Matthew Casey Jan. 30, 2019
Judge Seeks More Info On Settlement In Motel 6 Lawsuit Matthew Casey, Mark Brodie Jan. 29, 2019
Policy That Makes Asylum Seekers Wait In Mexico Likely To Be Tested Matthew Casey Jan. 25, 2019
Estimated 1,400 Now Eligible For AZ Licenses Matthew Casey Jan. 24, 2019
Consultant To Judge Inner Workings Of Southwest Key Matthew Casey Jan. 23, 2019
4 Humanitarian Aid Volunteers Guilty On Multiple Offenses Matthew Casey Jan. 19, 2019
Number Of Separated Immigrant Kids Is Unknown Matthew Casey Jan. 17, 2019
Honduran Transgender Asylum Winner Builds New Life In Arizona Matthew Casey Jan. 17, 2019
Southwest Key Wants Freeze On AZ Admissions Lifted Matthew Casey Jan. 15, 2019