Indiana statute 20.12-3.5-2 & 3 defines the powers and duties of University Police, and authority relating to the regulation of traffic and parking and reads in part as follows:

 “Such regulations applicable to traffic and parking may include, but not be limited to, the following provisions:

a. Provisions governing the registration, speed, operation, parking and times, places, and manner of use of motor vehicles, bicycles, and other vehicles.

b. Provisions prescribing penalties for the violation of regulations, which penalties may include the imposition of reasonable charges, the removing and impounding (at the expense of the violator) of vehicles which are operated or parked in violation of regulations and the denial of permission to operate vehicles on the property of the institution.

c. Provisions establishing reasonable charges and fees for the registration of vehicles and for the use of parking spaces or facilities owned or occupied by the institution.”