Senate committee hears arguments for giving police control back to city of St. Louis

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 | 10:25 p.m. CST; updated 11:12 p.m. CST, Wednesday, January 26, 2011

JEFFERSON CITY — The St. Louis Police Department, one of only two departments in the nation not directly controlled by the city it polices, might be governed by the city if some folks have their way.