University Police

BYU Emergencies


Brigham Young University’s state certified police department is committed to providing a safe and peaceful environment for the BYU community.  By joining and working together with the students, faculty, and staff of Brigham Young University, we can create a strong, secure community for everyone to enjoy.

-Chief Chris Autry

Mission Statement:  The University Police facilitates an environment of peace and order for the BYU community by:

  • Treating others with courtesy, dignity and respect.
  • Preventing crime and eliminating hazards.
  • Teaching others how to protect themselves and their property.
  • Detecting crime and apprehending violators.
  • Enhancing service through the personal and professional development of department employees.