The mobile app, Waze, has gained popularity over the past couple of years.
The app is a GPS navigational tool that allows users to tag locations of accidents, traffic congestion and the locations of parked police vehicles.
Max Runyon, a Junior at Wichita State University, says the app can be useful for many college students.
“There has been issues arise at Wichita State recently and it would be nice to know where a police officer is,” said Runyon.
It has been met with outrage by some law enforcement agencies, some going as far as asking providers to remove the app entirely.
(Read more: KSN-TV)