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
Jury Convicts Southwest Key Worker Of Sex Crimes Matthew Casey Sept. 7, 2018
Trump Administration Wants To Replace Flores Settlement Matthew Casey Sept. 6, 2018
AZ Gets More Oversight Of Southwest Key As Ex-Worker's Sex Crimes Trial Nears Matthew Casey Aug. 24, 2018
Inspections Lead To Increased Oversight Of Southwest Key Programs Matthew Casey Aug. 23, 2018
Tucson Couple Arrested For Immigration Fraud Matthew Casey Aug. 10, 2018
Border Patrol Union Endorses McSally In AZ Senate Race Matthew Casey Aug. 8, 2018
Shelter Sex Abuse Allegations Impact Other Migrant Kids Matthew Casey Aug. 6, 2018
Southwest Key Worker Arrested On Suspicion Of Sex Crimes Matthew Casey Aug. 1, 2018
9th Circuit Rejects Maricopa County Appeal In Melendres Case Matthew Casey July 31, 2018
Feds Reunite More Than 1,800 Migrant Kids Matthew Casey, Mark Brodie July 27, 2018
Lutheran Agency Helps Recently Reunited Families Mark Brodie, Matthew Casey July 25, 2018
Guatemalan Family Reunited, Headed For Kentucky Matthew Casey July 25, 2018
Government Approaches 1,200 Family Reunifications Matthew Casey July 24, 2018
Migrant Family Reunifications Continue As Deadline Nears Matthew Casey July 19, 2018
Judge Pauses Deportations After Reunification Matthew Casey July 16, 2018
Second Deadline To Reunite Separated Children Looms Matthew Casey July 13, 2018
Migrant Mother Plans Journey To See Her Sons Matthew Casey, Lauren Gilger July 13, 2018
Kids Under 5 With Deported Parents Yet To Be Reunited Matthew Casey July 12, 2018
Deadline To Reunite Migrant Children Under 5 Arrives Matthew Casey July 10, 2018
Separate Rulings Give Migrant Parents Different Options Matthew Casey July 10, 2018
Feds To Make Reunification Deadline For About Half Of Kids Matthew Casey July 9, 2018
Judge Wants List Of Migrant Kids Under 5 Still Separated Matthew Casey July 7, 2018
Pew: Rising Support For More Legal Immigration Matthew Casey June 29, 2018
First Lady's Visit To Phoenix Draws Protesters Matthew Casey June 28, 2018
Reunification Deadlines A Tall Task For Administration Matthew Casey June 27, 2018