On March 15, 2023, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctioned Osman Mehmedagic, pursuant under Executive Orders (E.O.) 14033, for being complicit in, or having directly or indirectly engaged in, corruption related to the Western Balkans, such as misappropriation of public assets, expropriation of private assets for personal gain or political purposes, or bribery. 

On July 14, 2021, Mehmedagic was detained by members of the Sarajevo Canton Interior Ministry as part of an investigation for abuse of position or authority, forgery of a document and money laundering.