Matthew Casey

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
Lawyer For Stormy Daniels Taking On Family Separation Cases Matthew Casey Jun. 21, 2018
Guatemalan Woman Who Entered U.S. In AZ To Get Son Back Matthew Casey, Associated Press Jun. 21, 2018
Ducey Talks Border Security, Education At Rally Matthew Casey Jun. 20, 2018
In U.S. Court And In Mexico City, Pushback Against Family Border Separations Jorge Valencia, Matthew Casey Jun. 19, 2018
DHS: Roughly 2,000 Kids Separated From Parents Matthew Casey Jun. 15, 2018
Expert: Family Separation Policy Has Lasting Consequences For Kids Matthew Casey Jun. 14, 2018
Jeff Sessions Overturns Asylum From Domestic Violence Matthew Casey Jun. 11, 2018
Voter Registration Settlement May Affect Election Turnout Matthew Casey Jun. 7, 2018
Iranian National Gets Time Served In Asylum Fraud Case Matthew Casey Jun. 6, 2018
As U.S. Refugee Resettlements Drop, Help Infrastructure Crumples Matthew Casey Jun. 5, 2018
AZ Lawmakers Take Part In Hearing On Opioids, Border Security Matthew Casey May. 30, 2018
Border Security, Opioid Crisis Addressed In Phoenix Hearing Lauren Gilger, Matthew Casey May. 30, 2018
Discarding Immigration Rule Would Impact Foreign College Students In Arizona Matthew Casey May. 25, 2018
New Report Says Immigrant Children Abused By CBP Matthew Casey May. 23, 2018
Phoenix To Join Lawsuit Against Census Question On Citizenship Matthew Casey May. 22, 2018
Pew Analysis: Phoenix Hosted Thousands Of Foreign Grads In Temporary Work Program Matthew Casey May. 12, 2018
Immigration Will Be 'Significant Component' Of McCain Legacy Matthew Casey May. 11, 2018
Stadium District To Vote On Proposed Chase Field Settlement Matthew Casey May. 8, 2018
Public Meeting On Potential Chase Field Settlement Set For Monday Matthew Casey May. 6, 2018
Diamondbacks, Stadium District Reach Potential Settlement Matthew Casey May. 2, 2018
Multiple Court Cases Up Anxiety For DACA Recipients Matthew Casey May. 2, 2018
Settlement Reached In Case Of Farm Accused Of Mistreating Workers Matthew Casey Apr. 30, 2018
AG Backs Off Plan To Halt Legal Program For Immigrants Matthew Casey Apr. 25, 2018
Legal Program For Detained Immigrants Has AZ Roots Matthew Casey Apr. 25, 2018
Activist: Arizonans 'Anxious' To Apply For Restored DACA Program Matthew Casey Apr. 24, 2018