Mike is a static character. He is a cruel individual at the beginning of our story when he is chasing Marco for putting a small ding in his BMW. Throughout the story, we find that Mike is rarely kind to anyone. He is a bully. The author gives us hints that Mike has always been this way. Mike is the organizer of a small gang in the mall. He encourages others to behave cruelly. Mike steals at gun from an injured police officer, and near the end of the book, he shoots someone. Mike is a static character because he does change who he really is from the beginning to the end of the book.