BOSTON -- Prosecutors say 10 people have been arraigned on charges stemming from criminal acts during the Boston Celtics' championship celebrations.
Police arrested 22 people before and after the Celtics won their 17th NBA title Tuesday night. Ten suspects were arraigned in Boston Municipal Court on Wednesday, the vast majority for disorderly conduct
Several storefront windows were damaged near the TD Banknorth Garden after the Celtics' 131-92 win over the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 6 of the NBA Finals.
Mayor Thomas Menino called the alleged offenders "punks" and called for tough penalties.
Police increased patrols and used video surveillance at key areas around the city to control rowdiness. Previous New England Patriots and Boston Red Sox championship celebrations have been marred by deaths among revelers.
-- The Associated Press