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
Court Hearing Scheduled Thursday In Family Separations Case Matthew Casey
Associated Press
Apr. 24, 2019
9th Circuit Mulls Case Of Asylum Seekers Forced To Stay In Mexico Matthew Casey Apr. 24, 2019
Migrant Day Shelter Expects Busy Holiday Weekend Matthew Casey Apr. 19, 2019
No Obvious Signs Of An Emergency In Yuma Matthew Casey Apr. 19, 2019
Border Patrol: Cost Of Supplies For Migrants In Yuma Area Skyrockets Matthew Casey, Lauren Gilger Apr. 17, 2019
Yuma Declares Emergency Over Migrant Family Releases Matthew Casey, Lauren Gilger, Mark Brodie Apr. 17, 2019
ICE Deports Military Widower, Lets Him Back Into Arizona Matthew Casey, Associated Press Apr. 16, 2019
Arizona Conservatives Rally For 'Patriotism Over Socialism' In Gilbert Matthew Casey Apr. 16, 2019
Phoenix Trade Rep Based In Mexico City Talks Business Under AMLO Matthew Casey Apr. 11, 2019
Sonoran Mayor Gets Prison For Lying On Passport Application Matthew Casey Apr. 9, 2019
Coyotas — The Pastry That Crosses Borders Murphy Woodhouse, Matthew Casey Apr. 4, 2019
McSally Says Cross-Border Trade, Travel Should Continue Matthew Casey Apr. 1, 2019
Ex-Southwest Key Workers Won't Face Abuse Charges Matthew Casey Mar. 29, 2019
Lawyer Worries Video Hearings Could Cost Client Matthew Casey Mar. 25, 2019
Phoenix Area Aid Groups Do Test Run Of Day Shelter For Migrant Families Matthew Casey Mar. 22, 2019
9th Circuit Denies Asylum Appeal By Police Officer From Sonora Matthew Casey Mar. 21, 2019
Coalition Wants Shelter For Newly Released Migrants Matthew Casey, Steve Goldstein Mar. 18, 2019
ICE: Roughly 400 Detainees Quarantined In Arizona Matthew Casey Mar. 13, 2019
Some Migrants Turned Away From Greyhound Stations Matthew Casey Mar. 8, 2019
Will Weekend Bring Another Wave Of Migrant Family Drop-Offs At Greyhound Station? Matthew Casey Mar. 8, 2019
Wave Of ICE Releases Forces Advocates To Scramble Matthew Casey Mar. 3, 2019
Feds Extend Temporary Protected Status For 4 Countries Matthew Casey Feb. 28, 2019
Arizona Lifts Admissions Freeze At 1 Southwest Key Facility Matthew Casey Feb. 28, 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