Brigham Young University. Parking and Traffic Division

The BYU University Police Parking and Traffic Division was accountable for parking control. It was created in 1997 from the Traffic Division and it was succeeded in 2007 by the Parking Services Division. The administrator of the division was the Police Chief Robert Kelshaw (1997-2000) and it was later Police Chief Larry A. Stott (2000-2007).

Variant names

Brigham Young University. Traffic Office

Brigham Young University. Traffic/Parking

Brigham Young University. University Police. Parking and Traffic Division


Established: 1997

Abolished: 2007

Location: Provo, Utah (1997-2007)


The Brigham Young University Police Traffic Division enforced parking rules and regulations, including vehicle registration, and oversaw the parking appeal process.

Assets and Administrative Structure

The BYU University Police Parking and Traffic Division was a subdivision of the BYU University Police. From, 1997-2000, traffic rules and regulations were primarily enforced by non-certified officers, although state-certified officers could also enforce them. Beginning in 2000, only non-certified student officers enforced campus rules and regulations, including parking violations. The administrator of the University Police Parking and Traffic Division was the Chief of Police.

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. University Police (1997-2007)

Earlier unit: Brigham Young University. Traffic Division (1992-1997) (1992)

Later unit: Brigham Young University. Parking Services (2007)


Brigham Young University telephone directory 1996-1997: p. 67 (Traffic/Parking Division)

Brigham Young University catalog 1997-1998: p. 423 (University Police Parking and Traffic Division); p. 431 (Robert W. Kelshaw)

Brigham Young University catalog 2000-2001: p. 415 (Larry A. Stott)

Brigham Young University catalog 2007-2008: p. 411 (University Police Parking Services)

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2010-00012

Creator: UPB