16.16 GAMBLING.

(1)    KEEPING OF GAMBLING PLACES FORBIDDEN. No person shall keep any gambling resort, or keep or use any article or device for gambling purposes or permit any such person to gamble, bet or play for money or gain, with or by means of any such article or device, in any room or place under his control; nor shall any person gamble, bet or play for money or gain with or by means of any such article of device, that is not otherwise permitted by State law.

(2)    GAMBLING, LOTTERIES, FRAUDULENT DEVICES AND PRACTICES PROHIBITED. All forms of gambling, lotteries, and fraudulent devices and practices are prohibited within the City unless otherwise permitted by State law. Any peace officer or policeman may seize anything devised solely for gambling or found in actual use for gambling within the City and dispose thereof after a judicial determination that such device was used solely for gambling or found in actual use for gambling.