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
Sonoran Flea Markets Give New Life To Used Arizona Goods Murphy Woodhouse, Matthew Casey June 3, 2019
Audit Weighs Census' Plan If Citizenship Question Ordered Removed Matthew Casey May 31, 2019
Group Pushes Back On Plan To Force Mixed Status Families Out Of Public Housing Matthew Casey May 31, 2019
Proposed Settlement In Motel 6 Lawsuit Draws Pushback From AG Matthew Casey May 31, 2019
Feds Seek Bids For More DNA Testing Of Migrants At Border Matthew Casey May 29, 2019
House Committee Debates Latest Version Of The DREAM Act Matthew Casey May 22, 2019
Homeland Security Not Relocating Migrants To Florida Mark Brodie, Matthew Casey May 20, 2019
2020 Census Citizenship Question Could Cost Phoenix $1.1 Billion Matthew Casey May 16, 2019
AZ Man Convicted In Kidnapping-For-Weed Plot Denied New Trial Matthew Casey May 14, 2019
Indian Man Held In La Paz County Dies In ICE Custody Matthew Casey May 7, 2019
Pilot Program Shuttles Migrants To Phoenix From Yuma Matthew Casey May 7, 2019
Will Former Phoenix Southwest Key Worker Accused Of Sex Crimes Take Plea Deal? Matthew Casey May 3, 2019
Trial Run Of DNA Testing For Migrants To Begin Soon Matthew Casey, Lauren Gilger May 2, 2019
ICE To Probe Docs Of Migrants Claiming To Be Families Matthew Casey May 1, 2019
Arizona Ups Oversight Of Groups That House Migrant Children Matthew Casey April 25, 2019
Court Hearing Thursday In Family Separations Case Matthew Casey
Associated Press
April 24, 2019
9th Circuit Mulls Case Of Asylum Seekers Forced To Stay In Mexico Matthew Casey April 24, 2019
Migrant Day Shelter Expects Busy Holiday Weekend Matthew Casey April 21, 2019
No Obvious Signs Of An Emergency In Yuma Matthew Casey April 19, 2019
Border Patrol: Cost Of Supplies For Migrants In Yuma Area Skyrockets Matthew Casey, Lauren Gilger April 18, 2019
Yuma Declares Emergency Over Migrant Family Releases Matthew Casey, Lauren Gilger, Mark Brodie April 17, 2019
Arizona Conservatives Rally For 'Patriotism Over Socialism' In Gilbert Matthew Casey April 16, 2019
Phoenix Trade Rep Based In Mexico City Talks Business Under AMLO Matthew Casey April 12, 2019
Sonoran Mayor Gets Prison For Lying On Passport Application Matthew Casey April 9, 2019
Coyotas — The Pastry That Crosses Borders Murphy Woodhouse, Matthew Casey April 4, 2019