New Zealand police have revealed their hidden talents again - this time with an electric guitar.

A video has been posted on Facebook of a Wellington policeman playing a busker's guitar on Courtenay Place.

Wellington Police playing guitar

New Zealand Police jamming it out on Courtenay Place! Video by AfroNz Mohamed www.wellington.live - Lilia Alexander NZ

Posted by Wellington - LIVE on Friday, 13 May 2016

The unnamed officer plays a few riffs to onlooking police and a small crowd, who cheer loudly at his efforts.

New Zealand police recruitment staff shared the video with the caption, "Some slick playing from one of our Wellington officers".

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At last count, it had been viewed more than 55,000 times.

It comes after the police caused a social media sensation by sharing a video of staff doing a "running man" dance routine.

That video has now been viewed more than nine million times and has prompted overseas police forces and others to respond with their own routines.