Coalition Against Police Crimes and Repression http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Coalition pledges to keep pushing on local control http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/coalition-pledges-keep-pushing-local-control <p>A day after a <a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/billtracking/bills111/billpdf/perf/HB0071P.PDF">measure </a>granting St. Louis control of its police department<a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-police-local-control-vote-today-mo-house"> cleared the latest</a> of several legislative hurdles, a broad coalition of politicians, business and community leaders and civil rights activists pledged to help it get through the Missouri Senate.</p><p>The message they&#39;ll bring? You have to listen to the people.</p> Fri, 18 Feb 2011 22:11:01 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 569 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Coalition pledges to keep pushing on local control