Coalition Against Police Crimes and Repression
The new board will have oversight in St. Louis city only and will have no say in nearby Ferguson.
Bill perfected in voice vote, final passage expected Monday.
John Chasnoff has helped to organize the protests in Ferguson.
Coalition spokeswoman Jamala Rogers says their group is trying to refocus the grief and anger that came out of the not guilty verdict.
Protestors want ordinary citizens included in probes of police shootings
Four years after lawsuit was filed, determined plaintiff waits to see documents of who got the tickets.