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
Deal Reached In Lawsuit Between Churches And Far-Right Arizona Groups Matthew Casey Sept. 4, 2019
Lawsuit Against More Fast-Track Deportations Scheduled Matthew Casey Sept. 3, 2019
New App Can Immediately Connect Migrants With Their Lawyer Matthew Casey Aug. 30, 2019
New Website Aims To Bring AZ Residents In On Push To Ratify USMCA Matthew Casey Aug. 27, 2019
9th Circuit Rules On Immigration Case Tied To Drug Trafficking Conviction Matthew Casey Aug. 15, 2019
Southwest Key Programs Wants To Reopen 2 Closed Shelters Matthew Casey Aug. 14, 2019
Conflict In The Democratic Republic Of The Congo Reverberates In AZ Matthew Casey Aug. 12, 2019
ADL Of Arizona: Hate Groups Recruit Near Colleges Matthew Casey Aug. 6, 2019
Phoenix Aid Groups Look To The Fall As Migrant Releases Decline Matthew Casey Aug. 2, 2019
U.S. AG Issues Opinion On Families In Asylum Cases Matthew Casey
Associated Press
July 29, 2019
Feds Got Court Order To Force Feed A Russian Migrant, But Would A Doctor Do It? Matthew Casey July 26, 2019
Groups Hope To Open Migrant Shelter In Phoenix Next Week Matthew Casey July 24, 2019
Expanded Fast-Track Deportations Likely To Face Legal Challenge Matthew Casey July 22, 2019
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